PETAL, MS (WDAM) - A Petal man missing since Saturday night has been found, according to the Petal Police Department.
Kenneth Joe Waller, 41, was last seen at his mother's house on Stephens Street in Petal around 10:15 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 28.
Petal detectives said when Waller left his mother's home Saturday, he said he was going to walk to the river. He sent a text message at 11:37 p.m. that said he would be home in 20 minutes, but never came home.
Police say Waller made contact with a parent on Monday, and was safe in Hattiesburg.