Eduardo Portela
North American Missing Persons Network
Eduardo Portela

Above Images: Portela

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: November 3, 1981 from Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 13, 1961
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 5'7"
  • Weight: 135 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown with reddish highlights. Tight, natural curls.
  • Eye Color: Brown/hazel
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Mustache. Dot birthmark on back, close to shoulder.
  • Clothing: Blue jeans and sneakers. Often wore a ball cap but
    unknown if he was wearing one when last seen.
  • Case Number: 1982-02-0331 HBG

  • Details of Disappearance
    Eduardo Portela was reportedly last seen walking across the Mulberry Street bridge from Allison Hill to downtown Harrisburg in the company of two men. He had told a family member that he owed one of the men money.

    Portela had emigrated to the USA from Cuba in 1980 with his family. Foul play is suspected.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Harrisburg Bureau of Police

    Source Information
    Pennsylvania Missing