Missing child alert -- Missing child Shena Horton is believed to be in danger
Story by The Oregon Herald Staff
SALEM, Oregon - The Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS), Child Welfare Division, asks the public to help find Shena Horton, age 14, who went missing with Kristopher Zion Kachel from Roseburg, Ore. on Feb. 1, 2021. ODHS is searching for her to assess her safety.
ODHS asks the public for help in the effort to find her and to contact 911 or local law enforcement if they believe they have information about the location of Shena or Kristopher Zion Kachel.
Name: Shena Horton
Date of birth: Dec. 10, 2006
Weight: 120 pounds
Eye color: Brown
Other identifying information: Shena has a slender build and braces
Douglas County Sheriff's Office Case #21-523
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children #1412445
Anyone who suspects they have information about the location of Shena or Kristopher Zion Kachel's location should call 911 or local law enforcement.
A small number of children and young adults may be in significant danger when they run away or have gone missing. As ODHS 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.