Beaverton Police: Missing man found safe

Beaverton Police: Missing man found safe
Larry Clem

UPDATE: Police said Clem was found safe and returned to his home.

Original story below.


BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton police are asking for the public’s help finding a 74-year-old man who suffers from dementia and walked away from his home Wednesday night.

Larry Clem lives on Auklet Loop, near Southwest Murray/Scholls Ferry, police say.

Clem was gone when someone checked on him at 6 a.m. Thursday.

Police say Clem is on foot and does not have a cellphone, wallet or identification. He suffers from short term memory problems in addition to dementia.

He is believed to be wearing a black and blue jacket and navy shorts. Police say Clem is 5-foot-10, 165 pounds, has white hair and a grey mustache.

Tigard police officers are helping with the search.

Anyone who sees Clem is asked to call Beaverton police.