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Police seek help finding man who disappeared in May


Photo Credit: COURTESY PORTLAND POLICE BUREAU - Jesse James PreeditThe Portland Police Bureau's Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public's help to a missing 22-year-old man who was last seen in May at his downtown residence.

Police said Jesse James Preedit disappeared May 7, about a week after he was discharged from a hospital for self-inflicted injuries.

Police investigators have little new information about Preedit's disappearance and are asking for the public's help find him.

Preedit is white, about 6-foot-1, 180 pounds with scars on his wrists. Investigators have been told that Preedit identifies himself as a female.

Anyone seeing Preedit is asked to call 911 so officers can check his welfare. People with non-emergency information about Preedit may contact Det. Lori Fonken, 503-823-1081; by email, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..