UPDATE: Missing man from Allegan County found safe

Posted at 11:25 PM, Oct 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-28 23:16:03-04

DORR TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office needs help locating a missing man from Dorr Township.

Russell Thomas Bockheim, 48, was last seen at his father’s home on Oct. 16, according to police.

Bockheim has brown eyes and brown hair, is 5’9” tall and weighs 160 pounds. He drives a silver 2007 Chevy Silverado 2500 with a missing tailgate, license plate DYD8702.

The man’s family says Bockheim is usually seen carrying a black briefcase and that he is mentally ill. They say he may be a potential danger to himself.

Bockheim’s family also says he may have been to their cottage in Indian River, MI sometime between Oct. 16 and Oct. 22.

UPDATE: Bockheim has been found safe, according to Sgt. Ken DeVries.