Update: Missing foster child Nakhai Roberts found

6/19/20 Update: (Salem, Ore.) – Nakhai Roberts, age 12, a child who went missing from Corvallis, Oregon on June 7 was found in the early hours of June 19. DHS is thankful for the community support to find him.

Report child abuse to the Oregon Child Abuse Hotline by calling 1-855-503-SAFE (7233).  This toll-free number allows you to report abuse of any child or adult to the Oregon Department of Human Services, 24 hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year. You can also report child abuse by calling a local police department, county sheriff, county juvenile department, or Oregon State Police.

6/18/20 (Salem, Ore.) – Nakhai Roberts, age 12, is a foster child who went missing from Corvallis, ORE. on June 7. He is believed to be in danger.

Nakhai Roberts

The Oregon Department of Human Services, Child Welfare Program, asks the public to help in the effort to find him and to contact 911 or local law enforcement if they believe they see him. He knowns the Eugene and Springfield, Oregon areas and bus stations well.

Name: Nakhai Roberts
Date of birth: March 16, 2008
Height: 5’03
Weight: 123 pounds
Benton County Sheriff’s Office Case #20-2001283
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children #1392955

Anyone who suspects they have information about Nakhai Roberts’ location should call 911 or local law enforcement.

A small number of children in foster care may be in significant danger when they run away or have gone missing. As DHS works to do everything it can to find these missing children and ensure their safety, media alerts will be issued in some circumstances when it is determined necessary. Sometimes, in these situations, a child may go missing repeatedly, resulting in more than one media alert for the same child.

Report child abuse to the Oregon Child Abuse Hotline by calling 1-855-503-SAFE (7233).  This toll-free number allows you to report abuse of any child or adult to the Oregon Department of Human Services, 24 hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year. You can also report child abuse by calling a local police department, county sheriff, county juvenile department, or Oregon State Police.