Officials confirm that body found at Lake Thunderbird was missing Norman man

A truck connected to a missing person case was found in Lake Thunderbird on Saturday, June 9, 2018. The dead person found in the truck has to be identified by the state medical examiner. (Norman Police Department)

Officials have confirmed that a body found in Lake Thunderbird was a missing Norman man.

On June 9, a body was discovered in a truck on the Hog Creek Ramp at Lake Thunderbird. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reports that the body has been positively identified as 75-year-old Charles French.

The truck that was found was determined to be one borrowed by French on May 2nd. On May 18, a Silver Alert was issued for French.

The OSBI says their investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

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