Search Underway for Missing Mt. Vernon Man

Search Underway for Missing Mt. Vernon Man

MT. VERNON – Family, friends and authorities are searching for a missing Mt. Vernon man last reportedly seen on Wednesday.

According to reports, the family of -year-old Corthal “Cory” Horn last spoke with him the morning of March 2, but his ex-wife reported seeing him that Wednesday afternoon at Good Samaritan Hospital. His cell phone is apparently turned off and he hasn’t been to work since Wednesday.

Cory is described as 6-feet 5-inches tall, weighing 150 to 160 pounds, with blue eyes, dark brown hair, a mustache and long beard. He may be wearing square clear eye glasses.

The Southern Illinois Search Team has been conducting searches for Cory in the area.

If anyone has any information on his whereabouts, they’re asked to contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 618-244-8004.