Missing Gallia man found in Athens

Tribune Staff

January 28, 2014

GALLIPOLIS —A Gallia County man reported missing over the weekend has been found.

On Tuesday evening, Gallia County Sheriff Joe Browning announced Stephen E. Walter, age 58, reported missing from the Bulaville Pike area, was located and in good condition at an Athens area shelter.

Walter had reportedly not been seen by his family for approximately three weeks, and the report in this case indicated that Walter may have medical issues.

Before being found in Athens, Walter was reportedly last seen in the Gallipolis Township.