Missing Gresham man found safe in Portland

Michael Hernandez

UPDATE: Hernandez was found safe in Portland Tuesday around 8 a.m.

A Gresham man has been reported missing after walking away from his group home on Christmas Day.

Police say Michael Hernandez walked away from the home in the 900 block of NE 165th Avenue between 10 p.m. and midnight.

The 54-year-old has mental health issues and needs medication. Police say his health condition may cause him to appear in a catatonic state, immobile or unresponsive.

He's described as a Hispanic man with salt-and-pepper hair and brown eyes. He stands 6 feet tall and weighs 200 pounds

Anyone who knows of Hernandez's whereabouts is encouraged to call the non-emergency police dispatch line at 503-823-3333 or 9-1-1.

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