UPDATE: Burnett County Sheriff Tracy Finch confirmed to DrydenWire.com this morning that Robert Peterson, 45, has been found and is safe.
Burnett County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Public’s Help Locating Missing 45-Year-Old Man
BURNETT COUNTY -- The Burnett County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help locating a 45-year-old man from Anderson Township who has been missing since Sunday afternoon, according to a press release from the Burnett County Sheriff's Office.
We are asking for your assistance in helping us locate Robert A. Peterson. Robert is 45 yrs old, 6'02, 150 lbs.
He was last seen wearing a long sleeve blue shirt, tan shorts, black shoes, ball cap, and has difficulty communicating.
Robert suffers from a traumatic brain injury and walked away from his residence at approximately 2pm today.
Robert resides in Anderson Township, and could possibly be headed south towards Cushing or Eureka, WI in Polk County.
If you see Robert or know of his whereabouts, please call 911 or the Burnett County Sheriff's Office at 715-349-2127.
He has been been entered in as a missing person.