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Mentally challenged man missing, last seen on Green Line

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Police are searching for a missing mentally handicapped man who was last seen on a Green Line train.

Lionel Perteet, 27, was last seen Thursday on a Green Line train near downtown Chicago, according to an endangered missing person alert issued by Area Central detectives.

Perteet is severely mentally challenged and is unable to communicate information about himself, the alert said.

Perteet is described as a 5-foot-5, 115 pound black man with brown eyes, black hair and a medium complexion, the alert said. He was last seen wearing a white baseball cap, a Cubs jersey with "Sosa" on the back, multicolored shorts and gray gym shoes.

Anyone with information can call 911 or (312) 747-8380.

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