UPDATED w/ SUSPECT VEHICLE PHOTOS: Boat full of trash dumped in Willamette River; tips sought
Clackamas Co. Sheriff's Office - 06/26/18
Thanks to tips, the Sheriff's Office now has two photos of the suspect vehicle in the act of dumping the boat full of trash.UPDATE (Tuesday, June 26, 2018) -- NEW PHOTOS OF SUSPECT VEHICLE
Photos of the white SUV used in the illegal dumping are attached.
We continue to seek tips. Anyone with information on the vehicle or suspect(s) is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form at https://web3.clackamas.us/contact/tip.jsp . Please reference CCSO Case #18-017937.
EARLIER (Sunday, June 24, 2018, 7:19 p.m.): Boat full of trash dumped in Willamette River; tips sought
Please reference CCSO Case #18-017937.
On Sunday morning (June 24, 2018), Clackamas County Sheriff's Office Marine Patrol deputies were dispatched to an abandoned boat in the Willamette River near the Sportcraft Landing in Oregon City.
Deputies arrived to find a sinking 1988 Bayliner covered in a silver tarp.
The rear transom of the boat was cut out below the water line, and the engine was removed. The boat was filled with household trash and construction debris.
Someone had also attempted to grind off all of the identifying numbers on the boat.
Witnesses reported the boat may have been launched at the Sportcraft Landing boat launch Saturday afternoon.
Deputies removed the boat from the water and are looking for any additional witnesses who might have seen someone launching this boat.
Photos of the recovered boat are linked above.
ADDITIONAL TIPS SOUGHT
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online email form at https://web3.clackamas.us/contact/tip.jsp . Please reference CCSO Case #18-017937.
You can also call the Sheriff’s Office Non-Emergency Line at 503-655-8211.