OREGON CITY, Ore. -- The Clackamas County, Ore., sheriff's office says the reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the murder of a county weighmaster has reached $16,000.
The sheriff's office is working with U.S. marshals to find Dirck White, who has been identified as the prime suspect in the Feb. 6 death of Weighmaster Grady Waxenfelter.
Waxenfelter had stopped a truck hauling wood for not having a license.
The sheriff's office says the Pierce County, Wash., sheriff's office has an active warrant for White's arrest on a weapons charge.
White is also a suspect and sought for questioning in a Pierce County child abuse case.