88 year old man interrupts burglary

MARKHAM, Wash. – An 88 year old man interrupted a burglary at his home in the Rustemeyer Trailer Court off of State Route 105 around 7:30 last night.
The County Sheriff’s Department reports two suspects fled the residence on foot into the nearby wooded area.
A K-9 team tracked the suspects to an area about a ½ mile south of Rustemeyer Road, Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate tells us it appears the suspects fled the area in a vehicle from there.

Earlier this morning, someone reported seeing a white colored Chevy pickup with canopy parked near the location.
If anyone else has information regarding this crime, request they call the Sheriff’s Department at 360-249-3711