Update: Investigation ongoing for kidnap and assault in Olympic National Park

Police sketch artist drawings of two persons of interest.
If you recognize these persons of interest, please contact us.

Sketches provided by the Port Angeles Police Department.

News Release Date: March 22, 2018

Contact: ISB Tip Line, 888-653-0009

Contact: PAPD Detective Dropp or Detective Sergeant Peninger, 360-417-4945 or 4957

Detectives with the Port Angeles Police Department (WA) and Special Agents with the National Park Service Investigative Services Branch (ISB) continue to investigate a possible kidnapping and sexual assault that occurred in October 2017.

A woman reported being kidnapped at gunpoint from a street in Port Angeles by two men in a pickup truck. The men reportedly drove her to a wooded area within Olympic National Park and sexually assaulted her.

One of the men is described as approximately 6’04” tall, thin build, scruffy, with red hair. The other man is described as approximately 5’10” tall with a pot-belly, brown hair, and a brown beard. They were driving an older-model single-cab pickup truck, sky blue in color with a silver stripe on the side.

Investigators are seeking information about the persons of interest in this incident. If you recognize the men pictured here, had a similar incident happen to you, or if you have information that could help investigators, please contact us. You don’t have to tell us who you are, but please tell us what you know:

CALL or TEXT the ISB Tip Line: 888-653-0009
ONLINE: www.nps.gov/ISB and click "Submit a Tip"
EMAIL: nps_isb@nps.gov
MESSAGE: on Facebook @InvestigativeServicesNPS or Twitter @SpecialAgentNPS

ISB: the Investigative Services Branch of the National Park Service

Last updated: March 22, 2018