Search Warrant Nets Suspected Drugs, Stolen Property

HOQUIAM, Wash. – A significant amount of drugs, money, and stolen property was removed from a Hoquiam home after a tip led Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Detectives to a home in the 100 block of Ocean Beach Road in Hoquiam yesterday morning based on information that the occupants were selling illegal narcotics. Investigations Supervisor Steve Shumate tells us investigators will continue to follow-up on the origin of the stolen property.
The suspects included a 39 year old Hoquiam man, a 32 year old Forks man, and a 24 year old Aberdeen man, charges are pending results from the state crime lab on the suspected controlled substance. Shumate couldn’t release an exact amount, but said that there was “more than personal use” in the home.