BEND, OR -- State Police are searching for a road rage suspect who reportedly assaulted a woman in Bend, earlier this week. The victim says it started with an incident at the Third Street and Murphy Road Roundabout, at about 4:20, Tuesday afternoon.
Afterwards, she drove her red sedan south on Highway 97, pulling to the side of the road, north of Baker. She says that's when the man - described as a white male, 6' tall, with a long beard - approached her car and tried to pull her out, while shouting profanities. Injured, the woman sped away. He followed until she exited at Baker.
The suspect vehicle is a lifted blue and gray GMC crew cab pickup, with black wheels and larger tires. Anyone with information is asked to call OSP at 503-375-3555, or dialing *OSP from a mobile device. Please reference Senior Trooper Justin Lane case #SP18-332666.