Sheriff's office: 3 arrested, 18 detained during raids in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Wash. - The Southwest Washington SWAT team and Safe Streets Gang Task Force detained 18 people and arrested three men while serving two search warrants in Vancouver's Covington neighborhood early Thursday morning, the Clark County Sheriff's Office said.

The SWAT team deployed several flash bangs while serving the warrants at 10805 N.E. 67th St. and 6704 N.E. 108th Ave.

The investigation began on Dec. 31, 2013 with an assault with a gun, according to the Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office announced the following arrests:

  • Hector A Nunez , 24, for assault I
  • Juan R Granillo Jr., 22, for assault I
  • David J Oster, 31, for rendering criminal assistance

All three men are Vancouver residents.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.