Police: Person found deceased on Milwaukee’s northwest side is JL Lindsey

JL Lindsey

MILWAUKEE — The person found deceased near 73rd and Florist on Thursday, June 8th has been identified as JL Lindsey, Milwaukee police say. The investigation into cause of death is pending results of an autopsy.

A Silver Alert had been issued for Lindsey — and was canceled on Friday afternoon, June 9th.

Lindsey had been last seen Wednesday, May 24th in the area of 80th and Bender at approximately 7:50 p.m. Officials indicated Lindsey suffers from dementia, and apparently walked away from a group home where he lives.

Friends and family members on Sunday, May 28th put up fliers, and they were offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to Lindsey being located.

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