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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Missing Man from Wadsworth

*Update – Missing Man Located Safe*


John K. Shaffstall was located safe in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.  Thank you to the community for helping spread the message, in our efforts to locate Mr. Shaffstall.


Missing Man from Wadsworth


The Lake County Sheriff’s Office asks for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 60 year-old man.  John K. Shaffstall was last seen on Monday, September 4th.  He is missing from the 5600 block of Hanssen Road, Wadsworth.  He was reported missing to authorities today, September 5th.  


Shaffstall was seen walking away from his residence around 9:00AM on September 4th, and his family has concerns regarding his physical and mental wellbeing.  He does not have a cellphone.  


Shaffstall was last seen at approximately 12:45PM on September 4th, walking northbound on Frontage Road in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin (near I-94 and 104th Street).  He was seen wearing a heavy leather jacket, blue jeans, and brown moccasins.  He’s 6’00” and 155 pounds.  He has brown hair, brown eyes, and a grey mustache.  


It’s possible Shaffstall may be attempting to walk to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  If you see Shaffstall, please call 911.  


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