West Olympia Assault Investigation

City of Olympia
Date of Release: February 26, 2018

Lt Sam Costello

West Olympia Assault Investigation

Woman Found Stabbed at Dental Office in West Olympia

On February 25 at about noon, Olympia Police responded to a report of a woman found unconscious and injured inside a dental office in the 1800 Block of Cooper Point Road SW. Upon arrival officers found a 49-year-old woman with critical injuries. It was apparent that she had been stabbed and was very seriously injured. Aid was summoned and the Olympia Fire Department responded to provide advanced life support while transporting the female to Providence St. Peter Hospital. The victim is now at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Olympia Police detectives responded to the scene and have undertaken an investigation. Preliminary investigation into this matter identified the victim’s adult daughter, Courtney Johnson, 27, as a person of interest in this crime. Ms. Johnson has a history of mental health issues. Her whereabouts are currently unknown. Detectives wish to speak with her as soon as possible.

Anyone with information about this crime should call the Olympia Police Department Detective Division at (360)753-8300, attention Det. Cori Schumacher or Det. Al Weinnig. Anyone with information regarding the current location of Ms. Johnson should call TCOMM non-emergency at (360)704-2740 or 911.