Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle wanted to update the public in reference to the missing person alert sent out yesterday, July 1, 2017, for Richard F. Hargis.
Detectives worked diligently yesterday and today in an attempt to track Hargis' location and last known whereabouts. Hargis was located this morning in the Miller County Sheriff's Office jurisdiction. Regretfully, he was found deceased. We are unable to share any further details of the incident as the investigation will be conducted by the Miller County Sheriff's Office.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mr. Hargis' family during this time. We would like to thank the media and public for their assistance in sharing the missing person release.