UPDATE: Missing Altoona veteran found

Update: The missing veteran has been found alive.

This story will be updated.


Altoona (WQOW) – A Green Alert has been issued for a missing Altoona veteran.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Shaun Wischmann, 36, was last seen on Monday. His family is concerned about his welfare because of comments he made to them on Monday.

He is considered missing and at risk.

Family says he suffers from PTSD from his service overseas. He also suffers from depression.

His family believes he may be traveling to North Dakota and may have a handgun.

Wischmann is six-foot-two-inches tall and 175 pounds. Authorities believe he is in a 2014 Chevy Cruze.

If you have any information, you are asked to call Altoona police at 715-839-6090.

Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge is the Social Media & Digital Content Manager for Eau Claire's Own WQOW News 18. Report any website issues to him at cberge@wqow.com

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