Missing Algoma Township man found

Kent County

An undated courtesy photo of Joffre Butler. (Kent County Sheriff’s Department)

ALGOMA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities in Kent County said a missing man has been found Monday evening.

Joffre Butler, 37, was last seen in Algoma Township when he walked away from his home Saturday night into a wooded area.

Butler suffers from schizophrenia and depression, according to the Kent County Sheriff’s Department.

Around 8 p.m. on Monday, deputies said Butler was found and taken to a local medical facility for treatment.

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