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The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing man, Charles McAlister, Jr., 71, that was reported missing yesterday.  During the initial investigation detectives learned McAlister’s truck was seen in Cameron Parish on August 3.  After detectives notified Cameron Parish Sheriff’s Office it was discovered they had located the truck abandoned during the early morning hours on August 4 at Rutherford Beach.  McAlister, who suffers from medical issues, left home without his medication and cell phone.


The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating McAllister.  If anyone sees him or knows of his whereabouts, please contact the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at 491-3605. 


  The Cameron Parish Sheriff’s Office is assisting CPSO in the investigation.