UPDATE: Portland Police Seeking Public's Help Locating a Wanted Sex Offender

UPDATE: Portland Police Seeking Public's Help Locating a Wanted Sex Offender

March 04, 2013 14:20


Hendon has been located by law enforcement in Apache Junction, Arizona, but his warrant is non-extraditable from Arizona.

Due to this new information, the Portland Police Bureau is no longer looking for him.



The Portland Police Bureau is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted sex offender.

50-year-old Lawrence David Hendon is described as a white male, 5'9" tall, 160 pounds, gray & brown hair, and hazel-colored eyes. The photo being released is from July 2012.

Hendon has a felony Parole Violation warrant issued by the Oregon State Parole Board on an original charge of Sex Abuse in the First Degree.

Hendon is known to frequent North Portland. Hendon was released from prison on January 4, 2013 but has failed to check in with his parole officer and has not registered as a sex offender.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony, and you can remain anonymous.

Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at www.crimestoppersoforegon.com, text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by your tip, or call 503-823-HELP (4357) and leave your tip information.

Visit http://www.tipsoft.com to download the Crime Stoppers App for the iPhone or Droid.



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Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204