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Missing man found safe in Carbondale

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**UPDATE: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 9:00 a.m. **

CARBONDALE -- Carbondale Police have found Lee Batie, 78 safe. He had been reported missing May 11. Investigators say Batie is healthy, but did not provide any other details.

**ORIGINAL STORY**

CARBONDALE -- Carbondale Police need help locating a missing person.

Lee Batie, 78, was last seen leaving his apartment in the 1400 block of Old West Main Street on May 8.

He was reported missing on May 11.

Batie was recently diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and has early onset Dementia.

When he went missing, Batie was wearing a gray shirt, blue ball cap and jeans, and he wears glasses.

He is likely traveling in his light blue 2005 Dodge Caravan with an Illinois license plate number Z706866.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Batie should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200.  
 

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