Authorities search for missing Illinois man believed to be in danger

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GALATIA, Ill. (WEHT) – The Saline County Sheriff’s Office and Illinois State Police activated an Endangered Missing Person Advisory for 64-year-old Wendell A. Williams.

Williams was last seen at Durham Rd., Lot 21 at 9:55 a.m. on August 10.

He was driving a black 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee with Illinois License plate V126701, authorities said.

He was believed to be in Gallatin County on August 11, according to law enforcement.

Authorities do believe that Williams is in danger.

Any person with information about Williams and his whereabouts should call 911 or the Saline County Sheriff’s Office at 618-252-8661.

He’s described as being 6’0” tall, weighing 185 lbs.

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(This story was originally published on August 13, 2019)

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