26-year-old Salem sex offender sought

Samuel H. Gardiner is a parolee who has absconded from supervision

Samuel H. Gardiner is a parolee who has absconded from supervision. (MCSO)
Samuel H. Gardiner is a parolee who has absconded from supervision. (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Authorities in Salem are asking for help finding a registered sex offender on parole who hasn’t been heard from by his supervisor.

26-year-old Samuel H. Gardiner has a felony warrant out for his arrest. He was last seen on Tuesday in the area of the Salem transit mall.

He is described as white, 6’2 tall, 145 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes.