The Gresham Police Department has issued an Amber Alert for 2-year-old Paige Cavett. Her father, Joshua R. Cavett, 36, of Portland, is wanted in a shooting of a woman at a Gresham apartment. Cavett may be driving a Dodge Charger. He is 5'9", 265lbs. with tattoos all over his body and his face. Police said he might be wearing a puffy black coat, carrying a backpack and wearing dark baggy pants. He is the non-custodial father of Paige.
OregonLive reports, "Police described him as sergeant-at-arms of the Gypsy Joker Motorcycle Club. The Gypsy Jokers have an outlaw reputation; some members wear a diamond-shaped "1%er" patch, a reference to the fraction of American bikers who live as outlaws. Police described him as armed and anti-police and believe he may be in the Salem area"
Police suspected Cavett in the shooting that happened Saturday morning around 11:30. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Cavett is in the middle of a divorce filed in August. Since only 2009, three different women have filed for restraining orders against him. There is no word yet if the victim is related to the child or Joshua.
If you see Paige or Joshua Cavett or his vehicle, do not approach him and call 911 or the Gresham Police Department at (503) 618-2719.