Winter Haven, Florida -- UPDATE: Winter Haven Police report the man who went missing from his Winter Haven home on Sept. 17 has been located and is safe.

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Police say Joseph Edwards, 47, was last seen leaving his apartment around 4:27 a.m. and walking west on Ave. L towards 6th Street NW. He has not been heard from since.

Edwards suffers from Schizophrenia and is considered endangered. He is described as obsessive compulsive and adheres to a very strict routine.

He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans, and carrying a gray travel bag.

If anyone has any information on Edwards' whereabouts, please contact Detective Scott Evans at 863-291-5671 or 863-401-2256.

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