IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON
FOR THE COUNTY OF WASHINGTON
WASHINGTON COUNTY, a political subdivision of the State of Oregon, Plaintiff,
$1,000.00 in U.S. Currency, Defendants in rem,
HUNTER HARTZELL, Claimant.
TO: HUNTER HARTZELL
3418 SE 77TH AVENUE, #6
PORTLAND, OR 97206
You are required to appear and to defend against the Complaint filed against you in this case within thirty (30) days from the date of service of this Summons upon you. If you fail to appear and to defend, plaintiff will apply to the Court for the relief demanded in the Complaint.
SUMMARY: Plaintiff Washington County (“Plaintiff”), a political subdivision of the State of Oregon, claims that pursuant to ORS 131A.225, $1,000.00 in U.S. Currency (“Defendant in rem”) is the proceeds or instrumentalities of prohibited conduct that took place in Washington County and was lawfully seized. A Notice of Seizure was served on Hunter Hartzell and Plaintiff received Hunter Hartzell’s claim of interest in the Defendant in rem in the amount of $1,000.00. Defendant in rem is subject to civil forfeiture pursuant to ORS Chapter 131A. Plaintiff prays for a judgment of the Court: (1) forfeiting Defendant in rem to Plaintiff; (2) awarding Plaintiff its costs and disbursements; and (3) granting Plaintiff other relief that is just and equitable.
NOTICE TO DEFENDANT:
READ THESE PAPERS CAREFULLY!
You must “appear” in this case or the other side will win automatically. To “appear” you must file with the Court a legal paper called a “motion” or “answer.” The “motion” or “answer” (or “reply”) must be given to the Court Clerk or Administrator within 30 days of the date of first publication specified herein along with the required filing fee. It must be in proper form and have proof of service on the plaintiff’s attorney or, if the plaintiff does not have an attorney, proof of service on the plaintiff.
DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION: April 27, 2016
If you have any questions, you should see an attorney immediately. If you need help in finding an attorney, you may call the Oregon State Bar’s Lawyer Referral Service at (503) 684-3763 or toll free in Oregon at (800) 452-7636.
/s/ Elmer M. Dickens
Elmer M. Dickens; OSB #980484
Of Attorneys for Plaintiff
I certify that I have prepared this copy of Summons and that I have carefully compared this copy with the original. I further certify that this is a true, exact, complete, and correct copy of the original. The post office address at which papers in this action may be served upon plaintiff by mail is Washington County Counsel, 155 N. First Avenue, Suite 340, Hillsboro, OR 97124.
DATED: April 20, 2016
/s/Elmer M. Dickens
Of Attorneys for Plaintiff
Publish 04/27, 05/04, 05/11, 05/18/2016. HT1367