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Verna J Ferguson Prius
Verna J Ferguson Prius
UPDATE: 81-Year-Old Woman Found Safe (Photo) - 11/08/18

81-year-old Verna J Ferguson has been found safe and is being reunited with her family.



The Portland Police Bureau Detective Division's Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public's help to locate 81-year-old Verna J. Ferguson. Investigators believe Verna left her home in Portland's South Burlingame Neighborhood at approximately 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 7, 2018.

Verna is described as a white female, 5'2", 110 pounds, with grey hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a black sweater and dark jeans. Verna may have memory issues. At this time in the investigation there are no indications of foul play.

Detectives believe Verna is driving her 2007 champagne colored Toyota Prius with Oregon license plate "843CXW."

Anyone seeing Verna is asked to call 9-1-1 so that officers may check her welfare. Anyone with non-emergency information about Verna is asked to contact Detective Heidi Helwig at 503-823-0797 or Missing@portlandoregon.gov


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