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Carbondale, Illinois 62901

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Missing Person Investigation-Update

The Carbondale Police Department is happy to report that Lee Batie, the subject of a missing person report, was located on 05-16-2017 by the Illinois State Police in central Illinois. He was found to be safe and in good health. 

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The Carbondale Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating a missing adult last seen in Carbondale.  On 05-11-2017 at 8:40 p.m. the Carbondale Police Department responded to the 1400 block of Old West Main Street in reference to a report of a missing person.  Officers learned on 05-08-17 at 12:30 p.m., 78 year old Lee Batie was last seen leaving his apartment.   Batie’s whereabouts are unknown.  Batie was recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and has early onset Dementia. Batie is 5’06” tall and weighs about 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt, blue ball cap and jeans, and he wears glasses. Batie will likely be in his light blue 2005 Dodge Caravan, Illinois registration Z706866. A photograph of this color and make of vehicle has been added for informational purposes-it is not an actual photograph of Batie’s vehicle.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Batie should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200.  The investigation into this incident is continuing.


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