Police take 'shot in the dark,' apprehend Most Wanted in Goldendale home
Goldendale Police have been looking for Edwin Charge Jr. for almost exactly one year. On Jan. 26, at approximately 3:30 p.m., they got him.
Charge has been on the run since January 2016, when police issued a warrant for felony charges of vehicle prowls, residential burglaries and theft. Charge fled the county, residing in California for a time, but last week he came back on the radar. Believing Charge was back in Goldendale, Police Chief Reggie Bartkowski began a survey of likely hangouts.
A "shot in the dark" visit to a West Second Street residence flushed Charge out the back door. Aided by the County Sherriff's office, police were able to tighten the net, confining Charge to one block...