Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Please Keep an Eye out for Missing 67 Yr Old Male from Castle Rock

UPDATE: 12/13/2013  11:00  Mr Strum has been found alive.  No further information at this point and time is available.  Please Contact Cowlitz County Sheriff's Department. 

UPDATE:  12/12/2013  07:12 AM  The Search form Mr. Strum has been suspended however, he is still missing.  
The following information is shared as a request from Cowlitz County Emergency Management  

Kelso, WA - Cowlitz County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who left his daughter's Castle Rock home on Sunday evening and has not been heard from since.

The man is Richard Sturm of Longview. Mr. Sturm left his daughter's home in Castle Rock early Sunday evening, stating that he was headed home to his residence in Longview. When his daughter did not hear from him, she went to his residence and found that he had not been there. Mr. Sturm’s current whereabouts are unknown.

Mr. Sturm, who also goes by "Dick", is 67 years of age, 6', 200#. He was last seen wearing a Green and Black coat, a carhart tee-shirt, blue jeans and Romeo shoes.

The vehicle he should be driving is a White 2003 Chevrolet Silverado with a spare tire and stainless steel box in the bed of the truck.

Mr. Sturm likes to hunt and may possibly have gone into the the area off of the 2000 line between Delameter, Stella, Germany Creek, or may be in the Ryderwood area.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Mr. Sturm is asked to call Deputy Brent Harris at the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office at 360-577-3092, or Crimestoppers at 360-577-1206.

Downloadable picture: Richard Sturm 1
Downloadable picture: Richard Sturm


JB said...

Did he have a cell phone? I'm assuming they couldn't get a ping off a cell tower with that?

Ernestus "Ernie" Schnabler said...

Dear CRESA, Thank you for your help in getting the word out via Social Media. Fortunately, Mr. Sturm has been found alive in Western Cowlitz COunty, Washington State, on Friday the 13th (!!!).

Dept. of Emergency Services Cowlitz County Sheriff's Dept.