UPDATE - FOUND SAFE: Missing Medically Endangered California Man Believed to be in Portland Area

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March 10, 2014 17:30


Edwin "Eddie" Brown-Kuhn was located in Portland today and is receiving needed medical care. He is no longer considered a missing person.



Detectives from the Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit, in cooperation with the Santa Cruz County, California, Sheriff's Office, are asking for the public's help in locating 54-year-old Edwin "Eddie" Brown-Kuhn, who had recently been reported missing in California.

The ongoing investigation has led detectives to believe that Brown-Kuhn traveled to Portland over the past week, and may still be in the Portland area. Brown-Kuhn suffers from a serious medical condition, which, if left untreated, could seriously jeopardize his welfare.

Brown-Kuhn is described as a white male, 54 years old, 5'11", 160 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. No clothing description is available. Brown-Kuhn had been driving a gold, 2002 Ford F-150 pickup with a canopy, bearing California license plates; However, the vehicle has been located and is no longer outstanding.

Anyone who knows of Brown-Kuhn's whereabouts is asked not to approach him, but to immediately call 9-1-1.

Anyone with additional, non-emergency information about this case is asked to contact Detective Mike Weinstein, Portland Police Bureau, at (503) 823-0446 or mike.weinstein@portlandoregon.gov.



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