Police searching for man suspected in Yakima County home invasion

(Zillah Police Department)

Police in the city of Zillah are asking the public's help in locating a man who is a suspect in a home invasion from earlier this month. 

Investigators said 45-year-old John Seabrook Moss used a gun to force his way into a Zillah home on Sept. 7. 

The homeowner was able to escape to a neighbor’s home to call police. 

Detectives say surveillance video shows home invasion robbery suspect Jason John Seabrook Moss. 

When officers arrived, a perimeter around the home was set as additional resources from YCSO, WSP, and US Marshals came to assist. A drone was put into the air, a K9 requested, and surrounding schools were placed into Lockdown as precautionary measures.

A search of the home was conducted with a K9 unit and team but the suspect was gone.

An AR 15 rifle was stolen from the home along with other items. 

The car involved in this case was described as a 2003 Honda Element with Washington plate AFS7571, according to investigators.  

Zillah Police are searching for this 2003 Honda Element AFS7571 - WA used in the robbery.

Police described Moss as a Native American man, 5 feet and 11 inches tall, weighs about 180 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes. He should be considered armed and dangerous

There is a $500,000 felony warrant for Moss for first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary, first-degree kidnapping, second-degree assault, theft of a firearm and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm.

Anyone with information about Moss' whereabouts or the car involved is asked to call 911. Or you can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by use the P3 Tips app.