UPDATE - Located - Detectives seek public's help in locating missing/endangered juvenile (Photo)

July 10, 2014 14:50

  

###UPDATE###

Joshua has been located today in the downtown area and is no longer in danger.


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###UPDATE###

Joshua is a male white fourteen-year-old. He was last seen in the area of S.E. 34th and S.E. Powell.

###ORIGINAL MESSAGE###

Portland Police Bureau Missing Persons detectives are seeking the public's help in locating a missing and endangered juvenile. Detectives are asking for help in locating Joshua Murphy. Joshua is a male white, 5'7" tall weighing about 130 lbs. Joshua was last seen wearing a dark green shirt, khaki cargo shorts and black sneakers.

Joshua may appear sick or confused. If located the please call 9-1-1 and do not approach or attempt to detain Joshua prior to the police arriving.

Anyone with information on Joshua's whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Heidi Helwig at 503-823-0400 or email her at heidi.helwig@portlandoregon.gov.

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Sgt. Pete Simpson
Peter.Simpson@portlandoregon.gov
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Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204