On 09/05/2017 at approximately 5:33 am, Officer Henderson of the Toledo Police Department attempted to stop a dark colored Toyota 4 Runner on Highway 20 near McNary Lane. The 4 Runner continued west bound at a high rate of speed and turned onto Fruitvale Road. The vehicle came upon a gated road and crashed. The driver climbed out a window and fled on foot into the wooded area of Fruitvale.
The passengers were identified and released at the scene. The driver later identified as Kenneth Robert Wirth, 25 of Tillamook was eventually located and taken into custody by The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office for multiple outstanding warrants – with multiple charges pending from Toledo PD. This situation is still under investigation.
If you have any information pertaining to this investigation. Please contact The Toledo Police Department at 541.336.5555 and reference case number T20170484