Public's Help Sought in Locating a Missing Endangered Person (Photo)

August 01, 2014 12:15


The Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public's help to locate 22-year-old Jesse James Preedit.

Preedit was last seen on May 7, 2014, at his Downtown Portland residence, approximately one week after he was discharged from a hospital for self-inflicted injuries.

Investigators have exhausted all avenues of information and are asking for the public's help to locate Preedit.

Preedit is a white male, 6'1" tall, 180 pounds, and has scars on his wrists. Investigators have been told that Preedit identifies himself as a female.

Anyone seeing Preedit is asked to call 9-1-1 so officers can check his welfare. People with non-emergency information about Preedit should contact Detective Lori Fonken at (503) 823-1081 or



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