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Body of missing Okmulgee County man found

Posted at 10:31 AM, Oct 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-17 14:43:50-04

OKMULGEE COUNTY, Okla. -- Update: The man was found dead on Wednesday. Foul play is not suspected in his death.

Original story:

The Okmulgee County Sheriff's Office is asking for help locating a missing 60-year-old man.

Alan Lankford was last seen on Sunday at his home in Nuyaka. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighs about 185 pounds, and has hazel eyes and gray hair.

He was last seen wearing a white T shirt, blue Wrangler jeans, a black Harley Davidson hat and Muck boots.

It is believe Lankford left his home on foot. Authorities said Lankford has indicated that he has a desire to harm himself, and may be armed.

Anyone who sees the man is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 918-756-4311.

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