A silver alert has been issued by the Muskogee Police Department for a missing 78 year old man believed to be in imminent danger.
Gordon Lee Hughey was last seen by his son in the 400 block of North 12th Street in Muskogee Oklahoma at approximately 1:30 this morning. Hughey suffers from dementia.
Hughey is described as a white male clean shaven and thin build. He is 6 foot tall and weighs 135 pounds, he has black eyes and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a brown Carhart jacket, black and red plaid shirt, denim jeans and cowboy boots.
Please contact the Muskogee police Department at 918-577-6906 or Crime stoppers at 918-682-COPS (2677) if you see a subject matching this description.
UPDATE: The police released the following:
At approximately 2:30pm officers were called to the 900 block of Talladega in reference to a male subject that was possibly deceased laying behind the building.
The subject has not been positively identified at this time, however based on the clothing description provided and the clothing that the deceased is wearing he is believed to be the subject from the silver alert that was issued this morning. The family has been notified of this information and we are waiting for official identification to be made at this time.