A 57-year-old schizophrenic man has gone missing from an Oak Park group home, and police are asking for the public’s help in finding him.
Charles McCain Jr., 57, was last seen around 3:20 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2 at Thresholds Group Home, 1102 N. Austin Blvd.
Oak Park police said he reportedly left to walk to a nearby store, but never came back.
According to his family, McCain suffers from schizophrenia and depression, likely has no identification and would not be able to find his way back to the group home independently.
He is described as being black, roughly 6’4″ tall, 180 lbs. with brown eyes and grey hair.

Click here to view a picture of McCain, included in the police release.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Oak Park Police Department’s non-emergency number at 708-386-3800.

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