Missing DeLeon Springs man found dead, Volusia deputies say

Charles Arthur Clifton, 70, died following a traffic accident, police say

The sheriff’s office said 70-year-old Charles Arthur Clifton Jr. was last seen around 2 p.m. on Sunday. (WKMG)

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – UPDATE: Charles Arthur Clifton Jr., 70, was found dead on Thursday, Volusia deputies said.

The Sheriff’s office thanked the community for their attention; the search for Clifton had been ongoing since Wednesday when he was declared missing.

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The sheriff’s office said 70-year-old Charles Arthur Clifton Jr. was last seen around 2 p.m. on Sunday.

Investigators said he is considered endangered, deputies said he has a heart condition and requires medication.

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Deputies said he may be driving his 2002 Chevy Suburban with the license EPJC70.

Anyone who sees Clifton is asked to call 911.