After a day of digging through what some thought might have been the final resting place of a missing man, the Macoupin County Sheriff says the area in question was nothing more than a pile of dirt. Don Albrecht was on the scene in the town of Royal Lakes, just east of Shipman on Illinois Route 16 Tuesday, but left with no resolution as to the whereabouts of 28-year-old Joseph Wilson.
Wilson was last seen in April of 2012 near the area where the disturbed soil was found. Albrecht says they will continue to investigate Wilson's disappearance and follow leads they had been working on before this week's events. His case is listed below: