Just after 6 p.m. Thursday, July 17, Hood River County Sheriff's Office and Parkdale Fire Department were called to the 3800 block of Paul Partlow Drive on a report of an alleged stabbing. U
pon arrival, deputies located Richard E. Wilson, 54, of Ocean Park, Wash., who was suffering from life threatening knife wounds. A deputy and neighbors performed life-saving measures until medical personnel arrived.
Wilson was transported from the scene via Life Flight to Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland where he remained in critical condition Thursday night.
The initial investigation continued into Friday morning and led to the arrest of a neighboring Paul Partlow resident. Dale Allen Bush, 66, was arrested for attempted murder and assault.