Hillsboro police look for dangerous person in homicide case
Editor's note: The Hillsboro Police Department reported the the suspect was captured without incident Tuesday, Feb. 23. The original story follows below.
Police are looking for a potentially armed and dangerous person of interest in connection to a homicide in Hillsboro.
Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance early Sunday morning, Feb. 21, at 416 S.W. Oak St., Hillsboro Police Department officials said in a statement Monday afternoon.
Officers found a woman, Glenda Noah, dead at the scene.
Noah's husband, Toby Epling, who is also known as Toby Noah, was not at the scene and is considered a person of interest, police said.
"Mr. Epling is known to carry weapons," police said. "He should be considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached."
Epling, 41, is described as 6 feet, 2 inches tall and 340 pounds.
He has been convicted of multiple felony and misdemeanor gun-related charges and other crimes, court records show.
In 2015, he was convicted of one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, two counts of menacing and two counts of unlawful use of a weapon against another.
Individuals with information should contact police dispatch at 503-629-0111 regarding Hillsboro Police Department case #21-2757.
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