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NORMAN, Oklahoma -- The body of a missing Norman man was in a wooded area Tuesday morning, according to police.

Police were called out to help locate 50-year-old Vaughn Townsend who vanished last January after discovering his car near 12th Avenue northeast between Robinson and Rock Creek.

The cause of death is unclear.

According to police, Townsend was also listed as a possible suspect in the larceny of a gun.