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News Release
WLPD makes arrest after pursuit. - 09/26/18

On Tuesday September 25, 2018 at 10:40 pm, West Linn Police attempted a traffic stop in the Dollar Street/River Heights Circle area of West Linn.

The driver, Lonnie SAHM (39 year old male) fled on foot into a nearby wooded area.  Officers set up a perimeter with the assistance of Lake Oswego Police and, with a Portland Police Bureau K9 Unit, tracked SAHM who was located and taken into custody.

Officers contacted the passenger in the vehicle who stated that SAHM threw a package onto his lap as he fled the vehicle.  Officers found 102 grams of suspected Methamphetamine and 14 grams of suspected Heroin inside the package.

SAHM was lodged at Clackamas County Jail on the following charges:

DCS Meth

PCS Meth

DCS Heroin

PCS Heroin

Elude