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Missing Man Located - 09/16/18

Missing Gresham man Richard Perez was located and is safe. Thanks to everyone that assisted in getting the word out.

Ny'Shaun Edwards
Ny'Shaun Edwards
Arrest Made in Yesterday's Shooting (Photo) - 09/15/18

Gresham, Ore.— Gresham Police arrest suspect of a shooting that struck three homes and a business. Yesterday around 5:15 p.m., police responded to the report of shots heard in the area of NE 188th Ave. and NE Glisan St. Officers then located shell casings at the location. During the shooting, three occupied homes and a business were struck. Fortunately, no one was injured. Police say a black van or SUV with tinted windows and a broken rear or side window may be involved.

At approximately 6:30 p.m., officers located a similar vehicle which immediately fled. After a vehicle pursuit, the occupants ran on foot. Following a short foot pursuit, officers were able to take 18-year-old Ny’Shaun Edwards and 18-year-old Niko Thomas into custody.

After further investigation, Edwards was charged with attempted murder, unlawful use of a weapon, attempt elude in a vehicle, attempt elude on foot, reckless driving, and two counts of hit and run. Thomas was charged with felon in possession of a firearm and a probation violation.

Anyone who witnessed or has information about the shooting is asked to call Deputy Stephens at 503.793.4525.

Attached Media Files: Ny'Shaun Edwards , Niko Thomas
Richard Perez
Richard Perez
Police Seek Help Locating Missing Gresham Man (Photo) - 09/14/18

Gresham, Ore. – Gresham Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 39-year-old man last seen on Sept. 11. Richard Perez left his Gresham residence to go to the store and left behind his wallet and cell phone. His family is worried about his well-being. Perez has a shaved head, brown eyes, is approximately 5-feet-11-inches tall and 185 pounds. He drives a spray painted dark blue 1982 Datsun Pickup.

Anyone who knows of Perez’ whereabouts is encouraged to call the non-emergency police dispatch line at 503.823.3333.

Attached Media Files: Richard Perez
Police Looking for Witnesses of Shooting - 09/14/18

Gresham, Ore.— Gresham Police is looking for witnesses of a shooting that struck three homes and a business. Today around 5:15 p.m. police responded to the report of shots heard in the area of NE 188th Ave. and NE Glisan St. Officers located shell casings at the location but no victims or suspects. During the shooting three occupied homes and a business were struck. Fortunately, no one was injured. Police say a black SUV with tinted windows and a broken rear or side window may be involved.

The East Metro Gang Enforcement Team is investigating. Anyone who witnessed or has information about the shooting is asked to call Deputy Stephens at 503.793.4525.

Diana Bober
Diana Bober
Police Seek Help Locating Missing Gresham Woman (Photo) - 09/07/18

Gresham, Ore. – Gresham Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 55-year-old woman last seen on Aug. 29. Diana Bober is an avid hiker and family is worried that something may have happened to her while hiking. She is known to frequent the Gorge and Mount Hood area. Bober has red hair, hazel eyes, is approximately 5-feet-4-inches tall and 115 pounds. She drives a black 1996 Mazda Miata with Oregon plate 324HPJ.

Anyone who knows of Bober’s whereabouts is encouraged to call the non-emergency police dispatch line at 503.823.3333.

Attached Media Files: Diana Bober , Diana Bober and Car
Missing Man Located - 09/05/18

Bishar Omar was located and is safe. Thanks to everyone who assisted in getting the word out.

Bishar Omar
Bishar Omar
Police Seek Help Locating Missing Gresham Man (Photo) - 09/05/18

Gresham, Ore. – Gresham Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 31-year-old man in need of medication. Bishar Omar was last seen yesterday around 1:30 p.m. at his residence near Division St. and Wallula Ave. Omar has short black hair, brown eyes, is approximately 6-feet-1-inches tall and 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark long sleeve shirt and dark athletic pants.

Anyone who knows of Omar’s whereabouts is encouraged to call the non-emergency police dispatch line at 503.823.3333.

Attached Media Files: Bishar Omar
Nicole Serna and Phoenix
Nicole Serna and Phoenix
Police Seeking Welfare Check on 3-Year-Old Boy (Photo) - 09/01/18

Gresham, Ore. – Police are seeking a welfare check on a 3-year-old boy who was last seen in Gresham this morning with his mother, 27-year-old Nicole Serna. Serna has custody of her 3-year-old son Phoenix, but per a DHS Safety Plan they are only to be together under supervision. They were last seen this morning around 8 a.m. at their Gresham residence. Police are concerned about the welfare of Phoenix and are requesting the public’s assistance in locating him.

Anyone who has information about Phoenix’ whereabouts is encouraged to call the non-emergency police dispatch line at 503.823.3333.

Attached Media Files: Nicole Serna and Phoenix , Phoenix