Missing 7-year-old boy located in Clackamas

News Release from: Clackamas Co. Sheriff's Office
Posted: March 1, 2015, 4:46 p.m.


At approximately 3:20 p.m. on March 1, 2015, Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to Town Center Heights (11545 SE Stevens Rd, Happy Valley) due to a report of a missing 7-year-old boy.

Deputies learned the boy, Hunter Leiby, had reportedly walked away from his babysitter's apartment.

Hunter was described to be about about 4 feet tall, 50 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. Hunter was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a school name printed on it, black pants, and navy blue high-top shoes. He was possibly carrying a brown restaurant bag and a black pull-string backpack.

Sheriff's Office deputies and personnel assigned to the Search & Rescue (SAR) team were in the area looking for Hunter.

At approximately 4:30 p.m., an alert family member located Hunter at a nearby school. Hunter was safe, uninjured, and escorted back to be reunited with his mother.

The family's prompt report, accurate description, and citizen assistance all helped locate Hunter quickly.


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Contact Info:
Sergeant Nathan Thompson
Office of Public Information
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

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