As of Friday, October 4, 2013
REPUBLIC The Ferry County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of Richard William Green, a person of interest in an Aug. 20 shooting.
Green, 67, is “not a suspect at this time, Sheriff’s Office Detective Patrick Rainier said. “He is only a person of interest.”
Authorities want to talk to Green in the shooting of Andre Becklin. Green had not been located as of Tuesday morning.
Becklin, who is in a Portland, Ore., hospital, was shot in the face with a shotgun by an unknown subject, authorities said, noting a fire was also reported nearby on Rose Haven Road.
“The shooting and fire are believed to be related,” Rainier said.
Green is white, about 5-foot-8 and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He has brown hair and gray eyes.
Anyone with information on Green’s whereabouts is asked to contact Rainier by calling 800-342-4344.