Missing Lawrence County man found safe and sound

Missing Lawrence County man found safe and sound
An elderly man who was the subject of a Silver Alert from the Arkansas State Police has been found safe and sound. (Source: Arkansas State Police)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - An elderly man who was the subject of a Silver Alert from the Arkansas State Police has been found safe and sound.

According to Lawrence County Sheriff Jeff Yates, 72-year-old Gene Peterson of Portia was found Friday in Kennett.

According to Arkansas State Police, Peterson had been last seen around 9 a.m. Thursday, May 21, on Coffman Street near the Jordan’s gas station.

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