On March 12, 2022 Detective Long conducted an investigation on a 63 year old female
victim who was repeated assaulted by her boyfriend in a violation or a restraining order. She tried to
escape his vehicle and was “boot stomped” on the ground, fracturing her ribs and sternum. She was
then forced back in the vehicle and driven across the state being told she was going to be killed. She was
able seek help at a gas station in Ellensburg. The suspect fled. After being released from the hospital the
next day, the victim and her family were placed at a secure hotel location. It was determined that it was
not safe for them to return home. The fund paid for four (4) nights that would allow the investigators to
ensure their safety during the search for the suspect. He was arrested in California a few days later.