Man Wanders 20 Ft. From Chicago Nursing Home To His Death

Man Wanders to His Death The Chicago Sun Times reported the sad story of a 72-year-old nursing home resident who wandered 20 feet from the facility to his death.  The man was a resident at Robbins Supportive Living, 13820 South Utica, was last seen by staff at the nursing home on October 22nd.  More than two weeks later, authorities discovered the man dead, laying face down in the marshland, a mere 20 feet from the facility.

Did this nursing home even bother looking for the missing resident?

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