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Coon Rapids PD: Missing Vulnerable Adult Found Safe

Updated: 10/31/2013 11:16 AM
Created: 10/30/2013 11:56 PM KSTP.com
By: Leslie Dyste

The Coon Rapids Police Department says a missing vulnerable adult has been located and is safe.

Fifty-two-year-old Joel Okerstrom walked away from a group home in Coon Rapids near Main Street and Foley Boulevard around 5 p.m. Wednesday. Police say he has a brain injury and gets easily confused.

Police say Okerstrom was found by Lake George in Anoka County by a St. Francis police officer. He will be checked out at a local hospital and reunited with his family.

The Coon Rapids Police Department is thanking the public for assistance.

Fifty-two-year-old Joel Okerstorm

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