UPDATE - LOCATED SAFE: Missing Endangered 17-Year-Old Sought by Portland Police

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May 24, 2013 11:35

  

Gabe Kearns has been safely located and is no longer considered missing.

The Police Bureau and the family would like to thank the public for their interest in this case.

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Portland Police are still seeking the public's help in locating missing 17-year-old Gabe Kearns. A photo of a jacket Gabe is believed to be wearing is being released to assist people in locating Gabe.

Gabe is familiar with Northwest Portland and may be in that area.

Anyone seeing Gabriel is asked to call 9-1-1. Anyone with non-emergency information can call Detective Lori Fonken at (503) 823-1081.

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Missing Persons Unit detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a missing and endangered 17-year-old boy from Northeast Portland's Irvington neighborhood.

Gabriel Artoum Kearns is described as 5'6", 120 pounds, short blonde hair, last seen wearing a bright purple and green Nike running jacket, blue jeans and blue Nike shoes. The photo being released was taken two weeks ago.

Gabriel left his home this morning at approximately 10:45 a.m. without saying anything to his family. Gabriel does not attend school and is familiar with TriMet.

Due to some medical history, Gabriel is considered endangered and Portland Police would like the public's assistance in locating him safely.

Anyone seeing Gabriel is asked to call 9-1-1. Anyone with non-emergency information can call Detective Lori Fonken at (503) 823-1081.

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Media Relations:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Peter.Simpson@portlandoregon.gov
Desk: 503-823-0830
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