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Oconee Fire and Rescue Assisting in Search for Missing Man in Oglethorpe County

Volunteers are asked to meet in Maxeys, Ga. Sunday morning to help look for 72-year-old Don Truluck.

UPDATE: Don Truluck has been found alive.

An extensive search is underway in Oglethorpe County for a 72-year-old man who has been missing since Wednesday afternoon.

Don Truluck's last known location was a deer camp at 714 Bryant Road in Maxeys, Ga.  He was last seen wearing a camouflage shirt, blue jeans, and brown loafers, the Oglethorpe County Emergency Management Agency reported Saturday on its Facebook Page. 11 Alive News reports he is 5 feet tall, 160 pounds.

According to the TV station, a missing person's report was filed on Friday and authorities have been searching for two days.

Don Truluck is the father of Oconee County Fire and Rescue Station 8 Assistant Chief Mike Truluck, according to a Nixle alert sent by Oconee officials.

Volunteers are asked to meet at 8 a.m. Sunday at 714 Bryant Road in Maxeys to join a search party. Contact Eddy Thaxton at 706-202-4607 for more information about the volunteer effort. 

Anyone with information about Don Truluck should call Oglethorpe County 911.

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Stephanie Gross October 07, 2012 at 03:35 PM
Don Truluck has been found alive. http://oconee.patch.com/articles/don-truluck-missing-hunter-found-alive-in-oglethorpe-county

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