UPDATED 11/15/2017 15:30
All ground searches have ceased until further information is obtained.
A search is being conducted for a missing man in the Greers Chapel community. The search began Saturday night off Columbia 47.
The missing man has been identified as Rodney Cherry, 51, and it is said that he walked away from his residence on County Road 511 about 4 p.m. Saturday and has not been seen since.
Cherry was wearing camouflage pants, a gray-colored shirt, and an orange vest over a backpack when he was last seen.
There are no known circumstances of his being missing.
The searching agencies include the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Magnolia Police Department, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Arkansas State Police, and the Wade Correctional Center’s canine team from Homer, Louisiana.
People with information about Cherry’s whereabouts are asked to call 911.