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Mark Bowder

assistant metro editor

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Recent Stories

Police locate boy who had been target of search

By Mark Bowder May 22, 2015 11:24 p.m.

Vancouver police sought the public’s assistance Friday as it investigated a report that a young boy had ridden his bicycle away from a school playground with a man he did not know.

Police investigate Shumway flag vandalism reports

By Mark Bowder May 16, 2015 10:08 p.m.

Vancouver police are investigating reports that a vandal burned and attempted to burn flags hanging on homes in the Shumway neighborhood.

Vancouver woman hurt in crash on Interstate 5 Bridge

By Mark Bowder May 2, 2015 8:13 p.m.

A Vancouver woman was injured in a crash on the Interstate 5 Bridge that snarled southbound freeway traffic Saturday afternoon.

Two Vancouver motorcyclists injured by hit-and-run driver

By Mark Bowder May 2, 2015 8:45 p.m.

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured two Vancouver men.

Raids lead to arrest, recovery of more than $50,000 in stolen goods

By Mark Bowder April 25, 2015 8:02 p.m.

Investigators recovered more than $50,000 worth of stolen property in warrant searches Thursday and Friday, according to the Vancouver Police Department.

Boy, 5, hurt in Washougal hit-run crash; driver arrested

By Mark Bowder April 24, 2015 9:51 p.m.

A Washougal woman was arrested Friday in connection with a hit-and-run crash that injured a 5-year-old boy, according to the Washougal Police Department.

Kidnapping suspect leads officers on high-speed, bi-state chase

By Mark Bowder April 4, 2015 9:07 p.m.

A kidnapping suspect led authorities on a high-speed chase Saturday from Clark County into Portland that ended in a car crash that injured him and two police officers.

Woman rescued after car plunges over embankment near Stevenson

By Mark Bowder April 4, 2015 8:45 p.m.

A woman had to be cut from the wreckage of a car that plunged over a 40-foot embankment near Stevenson on Saturday.

Battle Ground woman dies from injuries suffered in Thursday crash

By Mark Bowder April 4, 2015 10:10 a.m.

A Battle Ground woman died Friday night from injuries suffered Thursday in a three-car crash on state Highway 503, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Woodland toddler, 1, dies in drowning incident

By Mark Bowder April 3, 2015 10:11 p.m.

A Woodland toddler died in a drowning incident Friday evening, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.

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