‘TriMet barber’ Jared Walter arrested again

People recognized 30-year-old Walter and called police

Jared Weston Walter was arrested again Wednesday, May 10, 2017. (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man wanted for cutting a woman’s hair on a TriMet bus was arrested on Wednesday night after people recognized him and called police.

TriMet surveillance video shows Jared Walter on a bus on May 1, 2017 (PPB)
TriMet surveillance video shows Jared Walter on a bus on May 1, 2017 (PPB)

Officers arrested 30-year-old Jared Weston Walter in the 4300 block of SE 89th Avenue. He is accused of cutting a woman’s hair on May 1.

Walter is a registered sex offender who is known for similar crimes in the past.

– June 2010: 28 month prison sentence for cutting women’s hair in Multnomah County while riding TriMet
– January 2011: 26 months prison sentence after being convicted of first-degree burglary, harassment and identity theft and for putting glue in a woman’s hair in Clackamas County.
– June 2013: 24 months jail sentence after being convicted of third-degree sexual abuse, harassment, public indecency, and interfering with public transportation in Multnomah County.
– March 2015: 180 day jail sentence out of Clackamas County for harassment for harassment at an Oregon City Dollar Tree store.
– July 2015: 180 day jail sentence in Clackamas County for violating his probation.

Mugshots of Jared Walter, arrested from left to right in 2009, 2013 and 2014. (MCSO/OCP)
Mugshots of Jared Walter, arrested from left to right in 2009, 2013 and 2014. (MCSO/OCP)