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Police Seek Help In Locating Edgewater Man


CPD has canceled their alert after the individual was found safe.


The Chicago Police Department issued an alert yesterday in their attempt to locate an Edgewater Beach man who went missing last week.

The missing persons alert went out on March 16 for 35-year-old Edgewater resident John Cookson.

According to authorities, Cookson was reported missing after being seen last on March 13 in the 5800 block of N. Sheridan. He was wearing a brown leather jacket, gray shirt, and blue jeans.

If anyone has information on his whereabouts please call Area North detectives at 312-744-8266.

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