Updated: 10/31/2013 11:16 AM 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.