UPDATE: Silver Alert deactivated for 75-year-old Benton man who has been found safe

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BENTON, Ark. – According to Benton Police 75-year-old Benson Eugene Ellison has been located and it safe.

ORIGINAL STORY – A Silver Alert has been activated as Benton police search for a man missing since 3 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

Investigators are searching for 75-year-old Benson Eugene Ellison who was last seen on Daffodil Lane in Benton.

Ellison is described as 6 feet tall and weighing 200 pounds with short grey hair.

He was last seen wearing jeans with tan house shoes and no shirt.

Ellison also has an eagle tattoo on his left firearm near his wrist and should be wearing glasses.

Police say he may be traveling in a Gold 2005 Lexus LS430.

Anyone who may know of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Benton Police Department at 501-776-5958.

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