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Update: Missing 11-year-old Boy Found Safe - 02/17/18

Update: McKale Cabral was located a few minutes ago and returned safely home.

Original Release:

February 17, 2018 -- An 11-year-old boy has been missing in Aloha since 2:30 p.m. The public is asked to help deputies find the boy to bring him home safely.

On Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 4:50 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies began searching for an 11-year-old boy after his family reported him missing.

McKale Cabral was last seen near the Kinnaman Elementary School around 2:30 p.m. McKale lives with his family in the 18900 block of SW Westword Street in the community of Aloha. McKale was playing with friends and may be on a longboard or a bicycle.

McKale is described by his family as a mixed race boy who is about 5' tall and weighs 100 pounds. McKale has a high-top style haircut with a design cut into the right side of his hair. He was last seen wearing gray dress pants, red suspenders hanging from his waist to his knees, cream high top shoes, and a black zip-up hoodie.

If you see McKale or have information about his whereabouts, please call dispatch at 503-629-0111.

McKale Cabral
McKale Cabral
Public's Help Needed to Find 11-year-old Boy Missing in Aloha (Photo) - 02/17/18

February 17, 2018 -- An 11-year-old boy has been missing in Aloha since 2:30 p.m. The public is asked to help deputies find the boy to bring him home safely.

On Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 4:50 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies began searching for an 11-year-old boy after his family reported him missing.

McKale Cabral was last seen near the Kinnaman Elementary School around 2:30 p.m. McKale lives with his family in the 18900 block of SW Westword Street in the community of Aloha. McKale was playing with friends and may be on a longboard or a bicycle.

McKale is described by his family as a mixed race boy who is about 5' tall and weighs 100 pounds. McKale has a high-top style haircut with a design cut into the right side of his hair. He was last seen wearing gray dress pants, red suspenders hanging from his waist to his knees, cream high top shoes, and a black zip-up hoodie.

If you see McKale or have information about his whereabouts, please call dispatch at 503-629-0111.

Attached Media Files: Media Release , McKale Cabral
Nicholas A. Rose
Nicholas A. Rose
Two Brothers Arrested After Morning Stabbing in Aloha (Photo) - 02/15/18

February 15, 2018 -- Two brothers were arrested after a man was stabbed in Aloha this morning. The victim is expected to survive his injuries.

On Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 6:59 a.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the report of a stabbing at SW 185th Avenue and SW Blanton Street in the community of Aloha.

The 33-year-old male victim reported that he had been stabbed in the back and punched by acquaintances during a dispute over stolen property. He was able to identify his attackers.

With the assistance of a tracking K9 from the Beaverton Police Department, deputies searched the area. As a precaution, the International School of Beaverton and Faith Bible School were asked to go into lockout mode. Approximately an hour later, both schools went back to normal operations. The suspects were not located during the initial search.

The victim was transported to a local hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

At 9:53 a.m., a sergeant working in Aloha located and detained one of the suspects at SW 187th Avenue and SW Johnson Street.

Later in the day, the second suspect was also contacted and arrested in Aloha.

The suspects were identified as 34-year-old Jacob K. Rose and 33-year-old Nicholas A. Rose.
Jacob K. Rose has been charged with assault in the first degree, unlawful use of weapon and menacing. Nicholas A. Rose has been charged with assault in the third degree, menacing and hindering prosecution.

Man in Van Attempts to Grab Teenage Girl in Aloha - 02/13/18

February 13, 2018 -- Early this morning, a man in a white work van attempted to grab a teenage girl as she walked home in Aloha.

On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 1:21 a.m., deputies were dispatched to SW 185th Avenue and SW Farmington Road in Aloha after a teenage girl reported that two men in a white work van followed her as she walked home from the Albertsons store.

She described one man as being a Caucasian male in his early to mid-twenties, with blond hair and blue eyes. The other man was described only as a dark-skinned male. The men offered the girl cigarettes and marijuana, which she declined. They followed her in the van as she continued walking. At one point, the van pulled close to her and one of the men reached out to grab her. She was able to run home and call 911.

At this time, it is unknown whether this incident is related to similar incidents reported in the city of Tigard on January 3rd and January 11th. Those incidents also involve a similar vehicle.

Deputies remind the public -- particularly juveniles -- to take the following safety precautions when walking:
* Walk in groups;
* Carry a cell phone to be able to call for help;
* Wear bright or reflective clothing;
* Maintain a safe distance from cars;
* Do not approach strangers in vehicles;
* Report suspicious activity immediately to 911;

If the public has any information on this incident, including relevant surveillance video, they are asked to call non-emergency dispatch at 503-629-0111.

The girl's mother is willing to speak to members of the media.

Attached Media Files: Media Release
Missing Ring
Missing Ring
Deputies Need Public's Help to Locate Stolen Championship Ring (Photo) - 02/13/18

February 13, 2018 -- Deputies need the public's help in recovering a Portland Timbers championship ring that was stolen from a home in Bethany sometime within the past two months.

On Friday, February 9, 2018, Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies were contacted by a man who reported that his Portland Timbers 2015 championship ring had been stolen from his home in Bethany. He believed it was taken between mid-December and mid-January. Prior to 2018, the man was employed by the Portland Timbers soccer club.

The ring is silver in color and has "MLS 2015 Champions" and the Timbers logo on the front. One side has the word "Amar" on it and the other side reads "Portland Timbers." The ring is valued at $2,000.

Deputies need the public's help in locating the ring and returning it to its rightful owner. Please contact non-emergency dispatch at 503-629-0111 with any information.

The victim is willing to speak to the media.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Missing Ring
Booking Photo
Booking Photo
17-Year-Old Arrested for Shooting Last Week in Bethany (Photo) - 02/12/18

February 12, 2018 -- During the investigation that followed last week's shooting in Bethany, Washington County Sheriff's Office detectives assigned to the Violent Crimes Unit identified 17-year-old Jeffrey D. Terrell of Springfield as the suspect.

Detectives obtained an arrest warrant accusing Mr. Terrell of attempted murder and assault in the first degree.

The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force took Mr. Terrell into custody earlier this afternoon near Providence Park in downtown Portland. He will be lodged at the Donald E. Long Juvenile Detention Center.

The victim is being identified only as a 16-year-old male who lived in the residence where the shooting occurred. He has since been released from the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Neither the victim nor his family wish to speak to the media.

The original media release is below.

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Shooting Investigation Underway in Bethany Neighborhood

February 5, 2018 -- The Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that occurred at a residence in the Bethany community. There is no danger to the public.

On Monday, February 5, 2018, at 5:23 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a reported shooting in the 16000 block of Northwest Rondos Drive in the Bethany community. A male called 9-1-1 and reported that someone had entered a residence and shot him.

Deputies arrived and found a male suffering from a gunshot wound. Deputies rendered medical aid to the victim, who was later transported by Life Flight helicopter to a local hospital with critical injuries.

Deputies conducted an extensive search of the neighborhood but the suspect was not located.

Detectives from the Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Unit responded and are investigating.

Based on the initial investigation, detectives do not believe there is a danger to the public. There is no suspect information available for release at this time.

Forensic analysts from the Sheriff's Office's Forensic Science Unit assisted detectives in processing the crime scene. Beaverton Police, Metro West Ambulance, and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue also assisted during the incident.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Booking Photo
Scene Photo
Scene Photo
Shooting Investigation Underway in Bethany Neighborhood (Photo) - 02/05/18

February 5, 2018 -- The Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that occurred at a residence in the Bethany community. There is no danger to the public.

On Monday, February 5, 2018, at 5:23 p.m., Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a reported shooting in the 16000 block of Northwest Rondos Drive in the Bethany community. A male called 9-1-1 and reported that someone had entered a residence and shot him.

Deputies arrived and found a male suffering from a gunshot wound. Deputies rendered medical aid to the victim, who was later transported by Life Flight helicopter to a local hospital with critical injuries.

Deputies conducted an extensive search of the neighborhood but the suspect was not located.

Detectives from the Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Unit responded and are investigating.

Based on the initial investigation, detectives do not believe there is a danger to the public. There is no suspect information available for release at this time.

Forensic analysts from the Sheriff's Office's Forensic Science Unit assisted detectives in processing the crime scene. Beaverton Police, Metro West Ambulance, and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue also assisted during the incident.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Scene Photo
Update: Seven Impaired Drivers Arrested During Super Bowl Patrols - 02/05/18

February 5, 2018 -- During Super Bowl weekend enhanced patrols, Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested seven impaired drivers. Six were for alcohol impairment and one was for drug impairment.

An additional incident not included in the above numbers: On Sunday at 7:22 p.m., deputies attempted to stop a vehicle driving erratically on Interstate 5 near Lower Boones Ferry Road in Tualatin. The driver failed to pull over, and deputies performed a PIT maneuver on the vehicle to safely take the driver into custody. Needles and drug paraphernalia were located inside the vehicle. The suspect was transported to a local hospital from an apparent drug overdose and will be booked at the jail when he is discharged.

Deputies would like to remind the public that impaired driving is a one hundred percent preventable offense, and to always plan a sober ride.

The original media release is below.

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Deputies Conducting Super Bowl Weekend Enhanced Impaired Driving Patrols

January 31, 2018 -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), will be conducting high visibility enforcement patrols this Super Bowl weekend. Deputies will continue these enhanced patrols through the end of February, looking for impaired drivers to keep our roadways safe.

According to NHTSA, 37,461 people were killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2016, and 28 percent (10,497) of those fatalities were in crashes during which a driver had a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) over the legal limit of .08.

On average, a driving under the influence arrest costs $10,000 in attorney fees, fines, court costs, lost time at work, higher insurance rates, car towing and repairs, and more.

There are many other ways to ensure a safe ride home besides relying on a friend. The options include using public transportation, calling a taxi, or using a rideshare program such as Uber or
Lyft. In addition, NHTSA's SaferRide Mobile App, available in the app store, is another resource to help fans who have been drinking find a sober ride home--by identifying their location and helping to call a taxi or a friend to pick them up.

This Super Bowl weekend, be a team player and help keep impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel. Designate your sober driver before the big game begins. And remember: Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk.

The results of the February enhanced impaired driving patrols will be posted in early March.

For more Super Bowl weekend safety information, visit: www.trafficsafetymarketing.gov/SuperBowl.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release
Portable Window
Portable Window
39 iPads and Two Projectors Stolen from Westview High School (Photo) - 02/05/18

February 5, 2018 -- Three classroom portables were burglarized at Westview High School over the weekend, resulting in the theft of over $15,000 in iPads and two projectors.

On the morning of February 5, 2018, Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies serving as school resource officers were notified by staff of a burglary that occurred sometime over the weekend at Westview High School.

Deputies learned that three classroom portables had been burglarized on Saturday between 11 p.m. and midnight. In total, 39 student iPads and two classroom projectors were stolen. At least one of the portables was forcibly entered through a locked window.

The iPads are generation 3 and valued at $400 each. The Beaverton School District reports that the iPads have security software installed and have been remotely disabled.

There are no surveillance images available for release at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact deputies by calling (503) 629-0111.

Child Abuse Detectives Offer Free Training to Community Groups - 02/05/18

February 5, 2018 - Washington County Sheriff's Office detectives offer free child safety training to community groups.

For nearly two decades, Washington County Sheriff's Office detectives assigned to the Child Abuse Unit have presented their "Protecting Your Children" class in the community and throughout the state. The class has been taught to school groups, neighborhood organizations, churches, foster parent training classes, the WCSO Citizens Academy, professional associations, etc.

Using research-based evidence, the class discusses the prevalence of child sexual abuse and covers common characteristics of adult offenders and child victims. The class focuses on preventing child sexual abuse, as well as how to respond if a child discloses they have been victimized. Detectives also share case studies and what community resources are available when an individual or family experiences child sexual abuse.

Detectives present this class year-round and there is no cost. The class is approximately two hours long. Due to the subject matter and case studies discussed, it is not appropriate for children to attend.

For more information, or to schedule this class for your community group, please call Sgt. Jeff Boivin at 503-846-2500.

Related WCSO video content at http://bit.ly/2lHvtGu.

Attached Media Files: Media Release
Booking Photo
Booking Photo
Murder Suspect Lodged at the Washington County Jail (Photo) - 01/31/18

January 31, 2018 -- Earlier this afternoon, 35-year-old Jeremiah Johnston of Aloha was arrested and lodged at the Washington County Jail on charges of murder and abuse of a corpse. He is being held without bail.

Due to the ongoing investigation, no additional information is available for release at this time.

The original media release is below.

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Aloha Man in Custody After Woman's Body Found in Car

January 26, 2018 -- An Aloha man is in custody after the body of a 28-year-old woman was found inside a vehicle.

On January 25, 2018, the inter-agency Washington County Major Crimes Team received information regarding a possible homicide where the victim's body had been left inside a vehicle. Detectives searched a neighborhood in Aloha and found the involved vehicle on a residential street near the intersection of Southwest Sarala Street and Southwest Hargis Road.

Detectives obtained a warrant to search the vehicle and late yesterday evening recovered the body of an adult female from inside. She has been identified as 28-year-old Sara Zghoul of Aloha.

During their investigation, detectives identified the suspect and distributed that information to local law enforcement agencies. Shortly after 11:00 p.m. last night, Beaverton Police officers located the suspect near Southwest Murray Boulevard and Southwest Teal Boulevard and took him into custody. His identity will be released at a later date.

The Washington County District Attorney's Office, Washington County Medical Examiner, and forensics technicians from the Sheriff's Office Forensic Science Unit are assisting detectives in the investigation.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Booking Photo
Graphic
Graphic
Deputies Conducting Super Bowl Weekend Enhanced Impaired Driving Patrols (Photo) - 01/31/18

January 31, 2018 -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office, in partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), will be conducting high visibility enforcement patrols this Super Bowl weekend. Deputies will continue these enhanced patrols through the end of February, looking for impaired drivers to keep our roadways safe.

According to NHTSA, 37,461 people were killed in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2016, and 28 percent (10,497) of those fatalities were in crashes during which a driver had a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) over the legal limit of .08.

On average, a driving under the influence arrest costs $10,000 in attorney fees, fines, court costs, lost time at work, higher insurance rates, car towing and repairs, and more.

There are many other ways to ensure a safe ride home besides relying on a friend. The options include using public transportation, calling a taxi, or using a rideshare program such as Uber or Lyft. In addition, NHTSA's SaferRide Mobile App, available in the app store, is another resource to help fans who have been drinking find a sober ride home--by identifying their location and helping to call a taxi or a friend to pick them up.

This Super Bowl weekend, be a team player and help keep impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel. Designate your sober driver before the big game begins. And remember: Fans Don't Let Fans Drive Drunk.

The results of the February enhanced impaired driving patrols will be posted in early March.

For more Super Bowl weekend safety information, visit:
www.trafficsafetymarketing.gov/SuperBowl

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Graphic
Involved Vehicle
Involved Vehicle
Aloha Man in Custody After Woman's Body Found in Car (Photo) - 01/26/18

January 26, 2018 -- An Aloha man is in custody after the body of a 28-year-old woman was found inside a vehicle.

On January 25, 2018, the inter-agency Washington County Major Crimes Team received information regarding a possible homicide where the victim's body had been left inside a vehicle. Detectives searched a neighborhood in Aloha and found the involved vehicle on a residential street near the intersection of Southwest Sarala Street and Southwest Hargis Road.

Detectives obtained a warrant to search the vehicle and late yesterday evening recovered the body of an adult female from inside. She has been identified as 28-year-old Sara Zghoul of Aloha.

During their investigation, detectives identified the suspect and distributed that information to local law enforcement agencies. Shortly after 11:00 p.m. last night, Beaverton Police officers located the suspect near Southwest Murray Boulevard and Southwest Teal Boulevard and took him into custody. His identity will be released at a later date.

The Washington County District Attorney's Office, Washington County Medical Examiner, and forensics technicians from the Sheriff's Office Forensic Science Unit are assisting detectives in the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Washington County Sheriff's Office detectives by calling (503) 846-2700.

Attached Media Files: PDF of Media Release , Involved Vehicle