- Associated Press - Sunday, February 21, 2016

DAYTON, Wash. (AP) - Bail has been set for four people charged with dealing methamphetamine after they collided with Columbia County Sheriff Rocky Miller and sent him to the hospital.

The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin reports (https://bit.ly/1QsAmuz ) the four were captured at gunpoint following Thursday’s collision.

Alex Luis Ahumada and Elijio Antonio Mendoza were charged with possession of meth with intent to sell. Their bail is $150,000. Ahumada also faces Idaho charges for probation violation.

Bail for Geovanni Sanchez is $100,000.

Julia Lee Richardson, accused of driving the getaway car, faces the drug charge and an attempting to elude an officer. Her bail is $150,000.



Miller was treated and released from the hospital with a minor cut on his forehead that resulted from a plunge down an embankment in his patrol vehicle. He used his SUV to stop the suspects’ car as they left the scene.

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Information from: Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, https://www.union-bulletin.com

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