Sheriff's Office seeks assistance locating suspect in assault case

Lane Co. Sheriff's Office

On August 6, 2020 shortly before 10:30 p.m., the Lane County Sheriff's Office received a report of an assault in the Jasper area.  Deputies responded and located a 76 year old female who suffered significant injuries. The suspect, who is known to the victim, fled the area after the incident.

Deputies are seeking the community's assistance locating 41 year old Douglas Duane Ryker in connection with the incident.  He is described as a white male standing 5'8" tall and weighing approximately 180 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.  Ryker may be driving a white 1997 Dodge Neon with OR plate # 505 CWX.

The Lane County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone who has seen Ryker or the Dodge Neon to call 541-682-4150 then press 1 and reference case # 20-5308.  
Please do not attempt to contact or apprehend Ryker.

This is an active investigation. No additional information is available at this time.

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