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Silver Alert Cancelled, Missing Man and Dog are Found
A man missing since Tuesday is back home with his family this morning.
The Grady County Sheriff's office says Allen Byfield has been found.
They say Allen Byfield left his daughter's home between Pocasset and Chickasha on Tuesday and never made it back home.
The Sheriff says Byfield has Alzheimer's, and they feared he was in danger so a Silver Alert was issued. He took a small yorkie with him in his dark grey Dodge pick up truck.
Yesterday, Grady County Sheriff Jim weir held a press conference to update the family on search efforts for Byfield and his dog.
No word on where the two were found.
Posted: Friday, February 8 2013, 06:34 AM CST
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
Tornado watch issued for western, central Oklahoma
May 18, 2013 22:57 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- A tornado watch is in effect for western and central Oklahoma.
The weather system brought severe thunderstorms to the Altus and Clinton areas, as well as Harper County late Saturday afternoon. There were no reports of rotation as evening approached but the tornado watch lasts until 11 p.m. Saturday.
The dangerous weather is forecast to continue into Sunday night as the system progresses to the east.
The tornado watch area Saturday stretched from eastern edge of the Panhandle to include the Oklahoma City area.
Forecasters warn that the system could also bring large hail.
The National Weather Service in Norman reports tennis ball-size hail along U.S. 62 near the border of Harmon and Jackson counties in the state's far southwest.
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