Search continues for James Runkle

The search continues for James Runkle after a Silver Alert was issued for him on September 21.


The 56-year old North Judson man is described as 6 feet 2 inches tall, 210 pounds, with a bald head and brown eyes.


He was last seen wearing a green shirt and camo pants, and driving a black 2004 Chevy Silverado pickup truck with an orange kayak in the back.


Runkle was spotted on surveillance video at a Savanna, Illinois gas station.


Runkle's truck was found near a public access site to Lake Superior in Minnesota on Sunday, Sept. 29.  His kayak was not with the truck.


Anyone with information is asked to contact the Starke County Sheriff’s Department at 574-772-3771.

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