Southwest Washington Man Who Led Police on High-Speed Chase, Tossing Kilo Bags in River, Convicted

McCracken has been convicted three prior times in state court for distributing methamphetamine: Cowlitz County Superior Court, 1999; Clark County Superior Court, 2002; and Josephine County Circuit Court (Oregon) 2006.

The case was investigated by the FBI’s Safe Streets Task Force, which includes officers from the FBI; the Vancouver Police Department; the Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Narcotics Task Force, which includes officers from the Kelso Police Department and the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office, among others; and the Clark Vancouver Regional Drug Task Force.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Brian Werner and Michael Lang. Press contact for the U.S. Attorney’s Office is Emily Langlie (206) 553-4110 or [email protected]