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Man killed in shoot-out with police in Wishram identified


The Associated Press reported Monday that the man shot to death by a police officer in Wishram on Oct. 16, has been identified by the Klickitat County prosecutor as 22-year-old Adrian Suarez of The Dalles. Suarez was a suspect in a rape case, according to the report.

Officers from The Dalles Police Department, Oregon State Police and Klickitat County Sheriff’s department went to question Suarez at a residence in the 200 block of E. Main St. according to a press release from the Klickitat County Sheriff. The officers identified themselves and spotted Suarez through a window, armed with a firearm.

The Sheriff’s report says Suarez fled out the back door where he was pursued on foot by a...

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