UPDATED:Portland Police Seek Locate Missing 83-Year-Old

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February 07, 2010 22:58



Portland Police Bureau Missing Persons Detectives has located Mr. Wise. He is unharmed.



Detectives from the Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 83-year-old Northeast Portland man. Detectives believe Wise left home in his truck, at approximately 9:00 AM, on Friday, February 5, 2010. His truck was later found parked in the driveway of his residence, in the 1400 block of Northeast Buffalo Street. However, Wise has not been seen or heard from. Family and friends told detectives it is highly unusual for Wise to be away from home.

Detectives believe Wise to suffer from the beginning stages of dementia, and may have an additional medical condition which may be impairing his ability to contact family or friends.

Wise is described as a white male, 83 years old, 5'4", weighing 140 pounds. He has grey hair and blue eyes, and wears large wire-rimmed glasses. There is no available clothing description.

Anyone who knows of Wise's whereabouts is asked to call 9-1-1. Anyone with additional information about Wise is asked to contact Detective Mike Weinstein, 503-823-0446

Original Message:

Portland Police Bureau Missing Persons Detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 83-year-old man. The missing person, identified as Raymond Wise, is a male, Caucasian, approximately 5 feet 6 inches tall, 140 pounds, with Grey hair and glasses.

Mr. Wise has been missing since Friday, February 5th. Detectives do not suspect foul play but are concern about his welfare. If seen please contact the Portland Police Bureau immediately. A photograph will be sent to all media.


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