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Update 10:40 p.m. – Authorities have cancelled the Silver Alert for the missing Murray County man.

Officials say the man was found in Texas.


MURRAY COUNTY, Okla. – Officials have issued a Silver Alert  for a missing elderly man.

Authorities say 86-year-old Lawrence Bailey was last seen August 27, at approximately 3:30 p.m in Dougherty, Oklahoma.

Bailey is a white male who is approximately 5’8″, 200 lbs with gray eyes.

Officials say Bailey is showing early signs of dementia.

The family believes he may be in route to south Texas to visit other family.

He drives a 2003 extended cab, dark gray Ford with a white camper shell, Oklahoma tag 749-GSK.

If you know of Bailey’s whereabouts, please contact the Murray County Sheriff’s Office at (580)622-5110.