JUNCTION CITY, Ore. - A Oregon State Hospital psychiatric patient is currently missing after staff members lost sight of him during an approved outing on Thursday.
Officials said 31-year-old Jordan James Savariego, was last seen at the 5th Street Market around 2:07 p.m.
Savariego is accused of unauthorized departure. The OSP is conducting an investigation to help locate him. Savariego should not be approached.
Savariego was admitted from Lincoln County to the Junction City campus of Oregon State Hospital on Jan. 13, 2021. He was found Guilty Except for Insanity on the charges of Arson 1 and Aggravated Harassment.
Hospital officials, who reported the missing patient to state and local law enforcement agencies, described Savariego as a Caucasian male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 203 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. When last seen, he was wearing blue sweatpants, a blue denim Carhart-style jacket, a white t-shirt, brown hiking boots, and headphones. He also wears eyeglasses.
Anyone seeing Savariego should call 911 or the Oregon State Police at 1-800-452-7888.