HARBORCREEK TOWNSHIP, Erie County — A Harborcreek man who walked away from an assisted living facility in Harborcreek Township early Sunday morning has been found dead, according to Pennsylvania State Police at Erie.
Timothy J. Connolly, 49, was found deceased at 4:30 pm. Monday along Six Mile Creek in Harborcreek Township by a volunteer and a volunteer fireman, state police said Monday night.
No foul play is suspected, according to Trooper Cynthia Schick, spokeswoman for state police Troop E headquarters in Erie.
Connolly suffered from Parkinson’s disease along with other medical issues, police said.
Connolly was last seen by staff at the assisted living facility at 3662 Dogleg Trail at 6:20 a.m. Sunday, police said. Connolly was noticed missing from the facility around 8 a.m.
It’s believed Connolly left the facility on foot by going out of his bedroom window, police said.