Clackamas County Sheriff's deputies are hunting a 41-year-old Washington man they say murdered a county weighmaster on Hwy 224, near Amsigger Road outside Barton.

A witness called 911 just before 11 a.m. Thursday, to report a person had been fatally shot. Deputies arrived and determine the vicitm was teh weighmaster. They closed Amsigger Road, and Highway 224 between Baker's Ferry Road and Highway 211.

Suspect Dirck White, of Edgefield, Washington is is wanted on a weapons offense out of Pierce County, Washington. White was last seen driving a silver 4-door 2004 Mercedes 320 with Washington plate ANB7070.

He is considered armed and dangerous. Police say if you see White, do not confront him, call 911. The name of the vicitm is not being released until family has been notified.