Maybe (hopefully) simple but is there a way to setup a Locator to geocode a dead-end intersection? So if the input string was "Main St & Dead End" it would geocode the Main St line segment with no intersecting street? I understand this could end in many "ties" and I'm okay with that.
Disconnected intersections are now supported by the ArcGIS Online World Geocoding Service:
You can find more details in the developer documentation: