UPDATE 11/25 2 p.m.: Schmitz has been found safe.
The Springfield Police Department is searching for a 27-year-old man they say walked away from a care facility.
Zachary A. Schmitz is described as a 5’6″ white male, 180 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes, light complexion. He walked away from a care center at 3445 East Lombard in Springfield around 11:30 p.m. on Sunday night.
Schmitz suffers from schizophrenia, PTSD, ASGS, aggressive mood disorder and is believed to be suicidal. He escaped his facility by climbing out a window.
Anyone who knows the location of Schmitz is urged to call 911 or the Springfield Police Department at 417-862-7911.