• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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National Park Service Rangers Locate Missing Person

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Date: July 23, 2012
Contact: Lynda Lancaster, (219)395-1682

INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: National Park Service Rangers have located Juan Tovar, 18 years old from Aurora, Illinois who was reported missing from Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Sunday. Mr. Tovar was found uninjured and arrangements are being made to return him to his family.

No additional information is available.


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Did You Know?

A view looking across water of a large sand dune mostly bare with some grass

At 126 feet high and moving inward at an average rate of four feet per year, Mt. Baldy is the largest moving dune within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.