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Update: Missing Cornerstone Man Found Safe

Michael Anderson, 56, is in good condition after being located at Brandon and Peterson roads.

Michael Anderson. Photo credit: Cornerstone Services
Michael Anderson. Photo credit: Cornerstone Services
Update/2:30 p.m. Monday:

Michael Anderson was found today by the Will County Sheriff's Office at Brandon and Patterson roads, Cornerstone Services reports.

He is in good condition, but was taken to the hospital to be examined as a precaution.

Original post: 10:30 a.m. Sunday:

Cornerstone Services is seeking the public's help in finding a mentally disabled man who was last seen at 3 p.m. Thursday in downtown Joliet.
Michael Anderson, 56, is a slim-built African-American who stands about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a bright blue T-shirt, dark blue jeans and black-rim glasses on a cord.

He has health issues that require medication, which he has not been receiving since he's been missing, Cornerstone officials said.

Anderson works for Cornerstone during the day at its 134 E. Van Buren facility and lives at an Easter Seals group home at 811 Glenwood, Joliet police said in a bulletin on the missing man. He has an interest in trains and Chicago, and it's possible he took a Metra train to the city. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Joliet police at 815-724-3100, Easter Seals at 815-274-5412, Cornerstone at 815-545-8251 or the police department in your town.


John Sheridan June 24, 2013 at 02:09 PM
MICHAEL HAS BEEN FOUND Good news! Michael Anderson was found by authorities in the Joliet area. They say he is doing fine! Michael reportedly told them that he just wanted to go for a walk. We wish to extend a huge thank you to all of you who followed our postings, who shared them, and who offered information. Big thanks to the volunteers who canvassed the community the past few days. Thanks of course to the Joliet Police for all their time and effort. There are more people to thank, for sure, and we will not forget to mention you in a follow up post, but for now we just wanted to get the word out.
Tom Weigel June 24, 2013 at 04:28 PM
Praise the Lord - Michael was found safe.
Tia LS June 25, 2013 at 08:27 AM
Good News! Thanks for the update.
Mike Ross June 26, 2013 at 08:33 AM
Thank God.
Done June 27, 2013 at 11:50 AM
jimbob, you should be ashamed! We're are all beautiful children of God worthy of love and respect...even you.

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