Crash, Crime, Gales Creek

Hit-and-run crash leads to search of Gales Creek home believed to be involved in drug trafficking

The staging area for law enforcement responding to the scene in Gales Creek on October 28, 2021. Photo: Chas Hundley

Update, 10:15 p.m. Thursday

The Washington County Sherriff's Office said in a press release issued Thursday night that their search of the property located at 55920 NW Wilson River Highway had been concluded. Damion Clowdus, the suspect in Thursday morning's hit-and-run crash was not located and remains at large.

Two other people—out of eight people at the property—were arrested on outstanding arrest warrants. Carolyn Allen, 62, and Kyler Pullins, 21, were lodged in the Washington County Jail in Hillsboro Thursday night.

After the county's Tactical Negotiations Team completed their search, investigators searched the property, seeking evidence related to drug trafficking and unlawful possession of a firearm, the Washington . . .

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