Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office searching for suspects of attempted burglary
The Grays Harbor Sheriffs are looking for suspects of an attempted burglary on Monte Brady Rd.
At 2:10 this afternoon, a resident in the 100 block of Monte Brady Road just outside of Montesano interrupted an attempted burglary to his residence. The victim was in the back part of his residence and investigated when he heard a noise coming from the front and discovered an unknown man in the front part of his residence.
The resident was carrying a firearm at the time and attempting to prevent the suspect from leaving while he called 911. The suspect attacked the resident and the resident discharged his firearm prior to the suspect taking the gun. The suspect then fled the residence in a blue colored pickup with matching canopy.
The resident believed the pickup was a Mazda and the canopy had no side windows. He also noted two females inside the pickup was well, one of which was pregnant. It was unknown which direction the vehicle left toward.
The pickup was a late 80’s to early 90’s, dark blue imported pickup (possibly a Mazda). It had a matching canopy with no side windows and was a 2-wheel drive.
It is unknown if the suspect was injured from the gunshot. The victim received only minor injuries and did not require aid. The suspect, described as being in his mid 20’s, 6-00 tall, 200 pounds, wearing a ball cap, with a couple days to week growth for beard, wearing a gray sweatshirt and should be considered armed and dangerous.
One female was late teens to early 20’s, and 4-5 months pregnant. No description for the other female.
At this time investigators are on scene attempting to develop additional information. The Sheriff’s Office is asking that anyone with information regarding this case to call the Gray Harbor Dispatch Center at 360-533-8765 or the Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Department investigations unit at 360-964-1731.