Washougal mayor candidate faces domestic assault charge
by KATU Staff - Friday, September 17th 2021
WASHOUGAL, Wash. — Camas police have arrested a candidate for mayor of Washougal on a domestic violence charge.Police say on Wednesday night, Washougal police were dispatched to Derik Ford's house for a reported assault.When they found out he was the suspect, they called in Camas police to avoid a conflict of interest.Police say Ford's wife told them he had assaulted her and she had visible injuries.When they caught up with Derik Ford and interviewed him, they say he denied any physical confrontation.As of early Thursday night, court records indicated Ford was still in jail.He faces one count of fourth-degree assault domestic violence.KATU reached out to his campaign for comment.
Washougal mayoral candidate suspends campaign after arrest
by KATU StaffSaturday, September 18th 2021
WASHOUGAL, Wash. — Washougal mayoral candidate Derik Ford is suspending his campaign after he was arrested earlier this week, accused of domestic violence.
In an email to KATU on Friday night he said he was suspending his run for mayor. His email came hours after he appeared in court on a charge of fourth-degree assault domestic violence. The Columbian reported that he pleaded not guilty.
Police say on Wednesday night, Washougal police were dispatched to Ford's house for a reported assault.
When they found out he was the suspect, they called in Camas police to avoid a conflict of interest.
Police say Ford's wife told them he had assaulted her and she had visible injuries.
When they caught up with Derik Ford and interviewed him, they say he denied any physical confrontation.
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