UPDATE - FOUND SAFE: Medically Endangered Man Missing from Southeast Portland Foster Home

June 13, 2013 11:10


54-year-old Douglas Eichler has been found safe and is no longer missing.



The Portland Police Bureau is asking for the public's help in locating 54-year-old Douglas Eichler, who is medically endangered and is considered to be a vulnerable adult.

Eichler was reported missing from his foster care home, located in the 9300 block of Southeast Ramona Street, since about 8:00 a.m. this morning, June 12, 2013.

Eichler knows how to use TriMet, and tends to frequent downtown Portland, the public library and Pioneer Square. He was possibly seen at about 11:00 a.m. this morning, in Lownsdale Square near Southwest 3rd Avenue and Main Street.

Eichler is described as a white male, 54 years old, 6'2", 170 pounds, with hazel eyes. He is bald on top with salt & pepper hair on the sides, and may have a full beard and mustache. He has very small eyebrows and notable skin growths beneath his eyes.

Eichler is not his own legal guardian, and needs to be safely returned to his care facility.

Anyone with information about Eichler's current whereabouts is asked not to approach him, but to immediately call 9-1-1. Anyone with additional information about this case is asked to contact Detective Mike Weinstein, Missing Persons Unit, at 50(503) 823-0446.


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