Missing Carbondale man found safe after leaving on foot

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Carbondale Police Department reported that a missing man was found safe as of Tuesday, June 19.

They requested assistance in finding 56-year-old Tommy L. Ellis.

Ellis was found in Carbondale according to police around 11:45 p.m.

Police said Ellis was taken to an area hospital as a precautionary measure due to the heat.

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Police said he left his residence between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Monday, June 18.

He left on foot and walked in an unknown direction.

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