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Authorities search for missing man in Schuyler County


Rushville, Illinois (WGEM) -- Authorities in Schuyler County are searching for Oliver "Phil" Heaton, 71, of Rushville.  

Officials say Heaton was last seen at his home 3 miles East of Rushville on Old 67 around 11 a.m. Thursday morning.

Heaton also goes by the name of Phil and is considered a danger to himself because he has dementia and Alzheimer's.

Heaton is 5'5", 165 pounds with gray hair and hazel eyes.  He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a plaid short-sleeve shirt, and cowboy boots with laces.

If you've seen Oliver "Phil" Heaton or have any information as to his whereabouts, please call the Schuyler County Sheriff's Department at 217-322-4366.

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