Investigators from the Metro Gang Task Force in Portland say they learned Harden was hiding out in Las Vegas with other known gang associates from Portland.
Potland police say Harden was placed in U.S. Marshals custody and will be brought back to Oregon in the near future.
Harden’s warrants include: Conspiracy to Distribute and Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Possession with the Intent to Distributed Cocaine, Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Conspiracy to Commit Money Laundering.
Harden is in the custody of the Clark County (NV) Detention Center awaiting extradition to Oregon.
WANTED IN PORTLAND, Oregon Jan. 24, 2014 —
This federal fugitive from Oregon could be on the run in Washington.
Portland police say Issac Harden is a high-profile, drug-dealing gang member, with multiple federal warrants out for his arrest right now — all linked to a big metro gang task force investigation into Portland-area gang crime.
Harden’s accused of selling cocaine, money laundering and multiple gun crimes.
He’s 40 years old, 5-foot-10, 250 pounds, and Portland police say he could be in Washington, or anywhere along Interstate 5.
Let’s help Crime Stoppers of Oregon and Portland police track this federal fugitive down.
If you know where he’s hiding, call an anonymous tip into:
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