Crime, Gales Creek, Highway 6

OSP: Four people taken into custody in Gales Creek following a police chase on Sunday

An emergency vehicle heads east on Gales Creek Road toward a police scene at Dorman Pond Sunday, January 30, 2022. Photo: Chas Hundley

Several Gales Creek residents noticed police activity near Dorman Pond on Highway 6 on Jan. 30. The Gales Creek Journal obtained a report written by an Oregon State Police trooper who assisted in what started as a suspected vehicle theft in Tillamook and eventually ended in the apprehension of four people near the Highway 6 and 8 junction. 

According to the trooper’s report, Tillamook’s city police department . . .

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