TILLAMOOK, OR - A bizarre incident that started as a menacing call turned into a lengthy slow speed foot pursuit that traveled through Tillamook.
At around 6 o'clock Friday evening, law enforcement officers were dispatched to a menacing with a knife in the area of Wilson School in Tillamook. When officers made contact with the alleged suspect, they were unable to take the him in to custody. More help was requested.
For the better part of an hour, officers from multiple agencies followed the suspect through Tillamook trying to get him to surrender. The incident came to a head on Miller in front of Head Start when an officers armed with less lethal bean bag rounds confronted the suspect and discharged multiple round at the him to gain compliance. Officers were able to over power the male suspect and take him into custody. The suspect was transported by ambulance to Tillamook Regional Medical Center for evaluation .
The name of the suspect and the exact circumstances leading to this incident are not know at this time but and update will be added when that information becomes available.