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Arkansas man found

Monday, January 7, 2002

CARUTHERSVILLE - An Arkansas man who had been reported missing since Monday was found Friday suffering only from a mild case of hypothermia and dehydration.

According to reports, the Pemiscot County Sheriff's Department received information about a vehicle being stuck in the mud under the Mississippi River Bridge, east of Caruthersville.

Deputies arrived at the scene at approximately 10:30 p.m., and discovered 86-year-old Clarence Beck of Brooklyn. Beck had been entered into the National Crime Information Computer as missing by the Craighead County Arkansas Sheriff's Office on Wednesday.

Beck was taken to the Pemiscot County Hospital where he was treated and released.

His family members believe Alzheimer's played a part in his disappearance