Missing man with autism reunited with family

Joseph Loomis
An undated courtesy photo of Joseph Loomis.

PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) — Police in Portage say a missing man who has autism has been reunited with his family.

Joseph Loomis, 20, was reported missing Tuesday night after he was last seen in the 7800 block of Kingston Drive, north of E Centre Avenue.

The Portage Department of Public Safety said Loomis was found walking on S. Westnedge near Whites Road, about five miles from where he was last seen, around 7:50 a.m. Wednesday.

He has since been reunited with his family.