Authorities locate missing Grand Chute man

Updated: 9:18 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2021

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police have safely located missing 86-year-old, Charles Paul Hacek Sr. on Sunday, August 15.

In a Wisconsin Crime Alert Network alert at 9:17 p.m. on Sunday night, August 15, Hacek was reported to be located and safe.

Authorities say Charles Paul Hacek Sr. was last seen on W. Highland Park in Appleton, Wisconsin on Saturday, August 14.

According to a report from the Wisconsin Crime Alert Network, Hacek left his residence from Grand Chute, Wisconsin Saturday morning, and was headed to Kansas City, Missouri to visit his son.

Hacek is reportedly driving a red 2012 GMC Acadia bearing WI license plate 153-XLT.

Authorities say Charles has not yet made it to his son’s house and family is concerned for his welfare.

Police also say his daughter has access to his online banking and noticed a transaction this morning at a QuikTrip store 233 in Belton, Missouri (address is believed to be 501 E North Ave, Belton, MO).

Multiple attempts to call his cellphone have been unsuccessful.

Police report that Charles called his wife last night around 8:30 p.m. stating he was pulled over by the police while driving down a dirt road at an unknown location.

Hacek's last cell phone ping was in South Beloit, Illinois at 7:19 p.m.

Officials say Hacek is 5'10'' and 190 pounds.

He is bald with brown eyes and is wearing an unknown colored t-shirt, blue jeans and a Navy baseball hat.

Anyone with information should contact police immediately and call the Grand Chute Police Department at 920-832-5041.

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