Missing man found at Greenleaf State Park in eastern Oklahoma

A man who had been missing has been found. He was suffering from a medical condition when found by searchers in Greenleaf State Park in Muskogee County.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: March 13, 2012 at 9:08 am •  Published: March 13, 2012
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BRAGGS — A man reported missing in a state park has been found by searchers and is recovering from a medical condition, authorities said Tuesday.

Jacob Stephens, 37, of Bixby, was reported missing at Greenleaf State Park located near Braggs in Muskogee County. He has insulin-dependent diabetes, said Lt. George Brown, Oklahoma Highway Patrol spokesman.

Stephens was found by searchers about 1 p.m. Monday, a patrol dispatcher said.

He was disoriented in a ravine near the Greenleaf boat marina, the dispatcher said. He was treated by paramedics and released to family members.

Stephens had gone hiking about 7:30 a.m. Saturday.



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