Springfield man missing after walking away from adult foster care home

Posted at 7:08 PM, Jun 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-20 19:08:53-04

The Calhoun County Sheriff's Department is searching for a missing person, Dale Lee Vanluven.

He walked away from an adult foster care home on Monday around 2:45pm.

He was last seen at his residence in the 300 block of Richfield Avenue in Springfield, Michigan.

Deputies received the call for assistance at around 4:44pm and are searching the area for him. The Michigan State Police Canine unite is assisting in the search.

Vanluven is believed to have left the residence through a hole in the fence and has both mental and health related issues. Call 911 if you have any information.


Dale Lee Vanluven, white male, age 67.
5’9 inches, 140 lbs.
Long gray pony tail with a grey beard.
Wearing a blue t-shirt, blue jeans that are rolled up to his knees, no shoes but wearing yellow hospital type socks.