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Police: Bella Vista man found alive, transported to hospital

Bella Vista Police say the man was located in a wooded area and has been transported to the hospital.

BELLA VISTA, Ark. — Officials with the Bella Vista Police Department (BVPD) confirm that a 75-year-old man was found safe after he was reported missing on June 7.

BVPD say the man was found in a wooded area with no apparent injuries and has been transported to the hospital. 

Multiple agencies including Benton County Sheriff’s Office, Benton County Search and Rescue, Highfill Police Department with more than 50 volunteers searched for the man until early afternoon hours on Thursday, June 8. 

They used on-foot search teams, infrared drones, helicopters, K9 units, jet skis and more while searching the area of Granton Park, according to BVPD.

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