A suspect wanted in an attempted murder case in Tillamook County has been captured.
According to the Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, Toby Allen Latour, 35, of Netarts, has been taken into custody. Details of the arrest are pending.
Previous News Guard coverage posted June 18:
CRIME: Search on for attempted murder suspect
The News Guard
On Sunday, June 18, the Tillamook County Sheriff Office continued the search for an attempted murder suspect.
Deputes are looking for Toby Allen Latour, 35, of Netarts. Latour should be considered armed and dangerous and should not be contacted.
Investigators ask that you call 911 immediately if you see Latour. It is believed that Latour is receiving assistance from members of the community in evading capture. The Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office reminds the public that anyone who aids, assists or helps to prevent capture of a person wanted for felony crimes may be charged with a felony charge of Hindering Prosecution themselves.
The Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office encourages anyone that has information that would be helpful in the apprehension of Toby Allen Latour, to please call the Tillamook Narcotics Team’s tipline at 503-815-3319.
On Saturday, June 17, law enforcement agents arrested one of the two suspects wanted in connection with the attempted murder. Tillamook County Major Crimes Teams detectives and members of the Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office, Tillamook Police Department and the Oregon State Police apprehended Chad Vincent Thomas, 32, of Garibaldi. Thomas was hiding in an abandoned building in the Deer Rd. area of Tillamook County.
Thomas was arrested on charges of Conspiracy, Attempted Criminal Homicide, Kidnapping, Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Robbery, Menacing, and Unlawful Use of a Motor Vehicle. Thomas is currently being lodged at the Tillamook County Jail.
According to investigators, Latour is Thomas’ accomplice.
No other information about this investigation has been released.