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John Urquhart


Additional information on suspect in child molestation case

Summary

Mark Dale Shewmaker, a suspect in a child molestation case, is still on the loose. The King County Sheriff's Office needs your help in tracking him down and putting him behind bars. Investigators believe he is still in the area and because of the seriousness of the crime and impact to everyone involved, we are asking for your help in finding this dangerous individual.

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Mark Dale Shewmaker is still on the loose. Investigators think he is still in the area and because of the seriousness of the crime and impact to everyone involved, the King County Sheriff’s Office investigators want him caught.

 

As with any serious crimes a potential for danger always exists. As a precaution, the Sheriff’s Office has notified everyone involved as well as all jurisdictions to be on the lookout for Shewmaker.

 

Shewmaker is a 56 year old white male. He is 6’1” approximately 220 pounds with brown and gray hair and brown eyes. He has ties to the Southeast King County and has an address in the Yakima area.

 

He currently has a $500,000 warrant out for his arrest. Anyone with information on Shewmaker’s whereabouts is urged to call 911 or the King County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center at (206) 296-3311. If you would like to remain anonymous or interested in a reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.