Date/Time of Release: 08/23/2013 - 09:00
Contact Person: Dwes Hutson
Contact Number: 541-440-4464
Subject: Missing Person
Date/Time of Incident: 08/21/2013 - 00:00
Incident Location: Yokum Road, Riddle, OR
Case Number: n/a
Missing: Croom, Johnathan / age 18 / Arizona
Vehicle: 2000 Green Honda CRV - sport utility
The Lynnwood, Washington Police Department is investigating a missing person case involving 18 year old Johnathan Croom, who's vehicle was located in Douglas County.
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013, Croom's 2000 Honda CRV was found abandoned on Yokum Road in Riddle. When Croom's father was contacted, he told officers that Croom was supposed to be en route to Lynnwood, Washington to attend college. Croom was last heard from on Saturday, August 18th.
Croom is described as 6'1", 140 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes. He may be in possession of a multi-colored backpack.
The Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the public. If anyone has seen Johnathan Croom, please contact the Douglas County Sheriff's Office at 541-440-4471.
A photograph of Croom is attached to this release at http://www.dcso.com/media_N.asp