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Update: Missing Hertfordshire man, 77, found in Clacton

PUBLISHED: 22:34 10 August 2014 | UPDATED: 22:34 10 August 2014

Missing Clifford Purse could be in Clacton

Missing Clifford Purse could be in Clacton

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A 77-year-old man who was reported missing from Hertfordshire has been found in Clacton.

Clifford Purse, from Turnford, was reported missing, earlier today.

Police said he might have used public transport to get to Clacton, where he was found this evening.

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