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A 79-year-old Oklahoma City man was found dead Thursday morning near his vehicle on 180th Street near Banner Road and three miles east of Slaughterville in Cleveland County.

Arnett Richardson's 2008 Ford F-150 was on the side of the road when Cleveland County Sheriff's office and Oklahoma Highway Patrol arrived at the scene, according to a highway patrol report. Officers found Richardson outside of the vehicle laying on his back. The highway patrol report said the medical examiner declared Richardson dead at the scene.

Richardson's body was taken to the Medical Examiner's Office in Oklahoma City.

Details of the death are under investigation.

The Oklahoma City Police Department earlier had issued a Silver Alert, asking the community for help in finding Richardson. The alert reports Richardson was last seen in Midwest City.

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