UPDATE: The Sheriff’s Department says Mr. Hohenstein has returned home safely. They don’t have any information on why he went missing or where he had been, but say he is doing fine.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police is seeking the public’s help in finding a missing Machesney Park man.
49-year-old Carl Hohenstein was last seen at around 5pm Tuesday. Officials say he has medical issues which require him to take medication that he does not have with him.
He is described as 6 feet tall, approximately 300 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes, a full beard and mustache. He was wearing a Green Bay Packers shirt and jogging pants.
Hohenstein was last seen in Beloit in the area of 1400 Copeland Avenue at approximately 5 p.m. on Tuesday driving his 2000 blue Dodge pickup truck with Illinois plate 1673539B.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts is asked to contact the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office at 815-319-6300.