MT. SHASTA POLICE ARE SEARCHING FOR A MAN, THAT MAY HAVE TIES TO THE ROGUE VALLEY. POLICE SAY THAT 27-YEAR-OLD RICHARD ILES, ATTACKED HIS GIRLFRIEND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING, NEARLY BITING HER LIP OFF. HE’S DESCRIBED AS BEING ABOUT 6’ TALL AND ABOUT 160 POUNDS WITH BLONDE DREADLOCKS AND A BEARD. HE’S KNOWN TO FREQUENT THE ASHLAND AREA. 

POLICE SAY THAT ILES MAY BE DRIVING A GREEN 1997 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY MINIVAN WITH OREGON PLATES 714-LFJ. HE HAS A HISTORY OF BEING HOMELESS.