Missing Highland Man’s Body Found
CLINTON COUNTY, IL (KTVI)-The body of a elderly man missing from Highland, IL since Wednesday has been found. Highland Police received a report of a missing and possibly endangered elderly man, Julius Esmon, 86, late Wednesday. He had last been seen about 2:15pm at a bank.
On Friday, the St. Rose Fire Department was called to the scene of a car stalled in high water outside of Jamestown, IL. The car was identified as Esmon’s . They then located his body south of the vehicle lying in a flooded field.
The Clinton County Sheriff’s Department and Clinton County Coroner’s Office have determined that no foul play was involved in the death.