DHS news release
Oct. 14, 2006
Contact: Patricia Feeny (503) 508-5743
Program contact: Ron Brown (503) 945-2800
Oregon State Hospital patient on unauthorized leave
A 49-year-old psychiatric patient was reported on unauthorized leave today from the Portland campus of Oregon State Hospital. The patient, Lisa Hummel escaped while on a day pass. The escape occurred at Lloyd Center about 2:15 p.m.
Hospital officials, who reported the escape to police agencies, described Hummel as 5-foot-7, 260 pounds with blond hair and blue eyes. When last seen, she was wearing white shoes, black top, dark pants and possibly a white windbreaker with red trim.
Hummel was admitted to the hospital in April 2006 as a civil commitment.
Anyone knowing Hummel's whereabouts is asked to call Oregon State Police at 1-800-452-7888 or a local law enforcement agency.