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Missing Clermont man with Alzheimer's found dead, police say

Edward Brown last seen Thursday near Hook Street

Edward Brown, 87, was last seen Sept. 5, 2019.
Edward Brown, 87, was last seen Sept. 5, 2019.

CLERMONT, Fla. – Authorities said an 87-year-old Clermont man who has Alzheimer's disease and was reported missing Thursday afternoon has been found dead.

Clermont police said Edward Brown was last seen around 3 p.m. in the area of 1601 Hook St.

Around 3 p.m. Friday, Clermont police said law enforcement officers had found Brown's body.

A death investigation is ongoing.