UPDATE: Portland Police Seek Public's Help Locating Missing Teen

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January 09, 2012 22:00


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15-year-old Derrick Tietze is no longer missing. He was located safe in Eastern Oregon and has been returned home.


The Portland Police Bureau?s Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public?s help in locating a missing 15-year-old with a medical condition.

15-year-old Derrick Daniel Tietze left his residence in Southeast Portland today after an argument with a family member. Tietze was last seen wearing blue jeans, a white shirt, and black tennis shoes. Tietze also has a large scar on his chest.

Tietze has a medical condition which, if left untreated, could cause him significant health issues.

Anyone who sees Tietze is asked to immediately call 9-1-1. Anyone with non-emergency information about Tietze?s whereabouts is asked to call Det. Carol Thompson at (503) 823-1081.


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