Update: Silver Alert canceled, 71-year-old-man found dead

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UPDATE: The Warren County Sheriff’s Office says 71-year-old Eddie Brent was found dead inside his vehicle near the Yazoo Backwater Levee.

Deputies say a group of people found his vehicle in a wooded area near the levee.

Brent’s body was taken to the state crime lab.

VICKSBURG, MISS. (WJTV) — The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 71-year-old Eddie Brent.

Brent was last seen Saturday near Harris St. in Vicksburg.

Authorities say Brent was driving a tan Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck. His truck has the disabled license plate: 91492.

He is 6’2″ and weighs about 170lbs with black and gray hair and brown eyes.

Family members say he suffers from a medical condition that may impair his judgment.

If anyone has information that can help find Brent, please contact Vicksburg Police at 601-631-8800.




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