Missing person located: Wayde Preston Cooper from Allegan county

Posted at 5:56 PM, Jun 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-21 19:54:57-04

UPDATE: The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office said that Wayde Preston Cooper had been located on Sunday. Law enforcement said that Cooper is safe, but aren’t releasing any other details about how they located him.

ALLEGAN COUNTY, Mich. — The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office sent out a missing person’s notice for Wayde Preston Cooper.

Cooper allegedly walked away from an adult foster care home near Martin, MI around 10-11am this morning.

Cooper is described as a white male, 5’9”, 160 pounds, longer brown hair, clean shaven and no glasses.  He was last seen wearing jeans and a white or yellow t-shirt.

Possible sightings have been made near Wayland, Middleville and Martin.  Cooper could possibly go somewhere to buy cigarettes or lottery tickets.  He has ties to the Battle Creek area as well.

Cooper is on medication that if not taken for an extended period of time could put him in danger.

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone who may have seen Wayde Cooper to call Allegan County Central Dispatch at (269) 673-3899 with information.