12:15pm – Elijah Shott has been located on rocks north of D Wayside. He is in good condition and back with his family
Lincoln City Police are asking for public help in locating a missing and possibly endangered person, Elijah W. Shott. Shott is 21 years old, 6-1, 160 pounds, blue eyes, and brown hair.
Shortly after midnight this morning Shott’s roommate found Shott at his residence on NE 19th Street in Lincoln City. Shott told the roommate he had ingested drugs and then ran off. The roommate chased after him but lost sight of Shott. All of Shott’s clothing including underwear were found a short time later on NW 15th Street.
LCPD was not called until about 2:11AM and began a search of the area, however weather conditions and darkness have hindered the search.
Additional resources are being requested. The public is being asked to be on the lookout and report any sightings of this person immediately to the Lincoln City Police by calling 541-994-3636 or dialing 911.
11:30am – A search helicopter has joined the search…searching D Wayside north.
12:15pm – It appears that searchers have found the man on some rocks above a beach and are in the process of rescuing him.