Police searching for missing Douglas County couple

Douglas County, Ore. – Police in Douglas County are investigating after a Myrtle Creek couple was reported missing on Monday.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said Clyde and Peggy Snyder were reported missing on March 6 around 6:30 a.m.

Deputies said the couple left their home in their 1997 Subaru Legacy station wagon at approximately 11:00 a.m. on March 5 to drive in the woods.

According to DCSO, there has been no contact with the couple. They typically drive on Bureau of Land Management roads, but their exact route is unknown.

Both Clyde and Peggy Snyder have medical conditions that require medication.

Police describe 53-year-old Clyde Snyder as a white male, 6 feet tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a yellow and black raincoat.

Peggy Snyder is described as 54-years-old, 5’4”, 270 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last known to be wearing a dark colored shirt and jeans.

The Subaru Legacy has an Oregon license plate, YYM042. The image attached to this article is a photo of a similar vehicle provided by DCSO.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 541-440-4471.

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