Police: Wanted child sex abuse suspect turns himself in

Police: Wanted child sex abuse suspect turns himself in
Fredrick Alan Hartstrom

UPDATE: Portland police said Fredrik Alan Hartstrom turned himself in Friday morning. Police took him to the Multnomah County Jail.

Original story below.


PORTLAND, Ore. – Police are asking for help in finding a 39-year-old man who is wanted for child sex abuse.

Fredrik Alan Hartstrom is wanted on first-degree sodomy and first-degree sexual abuse charges.

According to the Portland Police Bureau, Hartstrom was supposed to turn himself in but hasn’t done so. Police think he is staying somewhere between Portland and Eugene.

Police said they don’t believe there is a risk to the public.

Hartstrom is about 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs about 185 pounds.

Anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to call 911.

Anyone who has information about where he could be is asked to email crimetips@portlandoregon.gov.