Statewide Alert Issued for Missing 4-Year Old Child and Mother

Bianka Evenson, age 4, went missing with her mother Monika Jones from Portland on July 8. The Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS), Child Welfare Division believes that Bianka may be at risk and is searching for her to assess her safety.

ODHS asks the public to help in the effort to find Bianka. Anyone who suspects they have information about the location of Bianka or Monika Jones should call 911.

They are believed to be in the Southeast Portland and spend time around the unhoused encampments at Laurelhurst Park and Sewallcrest Park.

Name: Bianka Evenson
Pronouns: She/her
Date of birth: March 5, 2018
Height: 2 feet
Weight: 40 pounds
Hair: Brown
Eye color: Brown
Portland Police Bureau Case #22-184047
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children #1455544

A small number of children in foster care may be in significant danger when they run away or have gone missing. Sometimes, in these situations, a child may go missing repeatedly, resulting in more than one alert for the same child.

Report child abuse to the Oregon Child Abuse Hotline by calling 1-855-503-SAFE (7233).