Unsolved Homicide - 2013

Unsolved Homicide - 2013

Victim Douglas Erhardt

Pierce County Sheriff’s detectives need your help to identify the suspect responsible for the murder of 55-year-old Douglas Erhardt of Graham.

At approximately 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday July 24th, 2013, firefighters and Sheriff’s deputies responded to a house fire at a residence in the 19300 block of 89th Ave. E. in Graham.  Inside the house investigators found the body of victim Douglas Erhardt, deceased from homicidal violence.

On the morning of the house fire, the victim’s vehicle was found abandoned and on fire along Highway 410 in the Greenwater area.

Douglas Erhardt was active in online dating and often used the name “Joe” when meeting dates on the internet.  Detectives are looking for information on anyone who may have been in contact with Erhardt, or information on any suspicious persons or vehicles at or near Erhardt’s residence on the night of July 23rd or the early morning of July 24th, 2013.


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