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21-year-old missing from St. Johns neighborhood found safe

21-year-old missing from St. Johns neighborhood found safe
Jacob Knight

Update: Police say Jacob Knight has been found safe.


PORTLAND, Ore. - Police are on the lookout for a young man who is missing after leaving his home in the St. Johns neighborhood of north Portland.

Jacob Aaron Knight, 21, disappeared around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and hasn't been seen or heard from since. His family and friends told police that he made some statements before leaving home that have them very worried.

Knight is 5 feet, 9 inches tall, weighs 124 pounds and has brown hair and eyes. He was wearing a white t-shirt, black and gray shorts with white triangles, white socks, black Vans tennis shoes without laces and a purple, gray and white zip-up coat.

If you see Knight, call 9-1-1. If you have other information that might help locate him, contact Detective Lori Fonken at (503) 823-1081 or by email.