Missing Gautier man found safe

Claude Dexton Stubbs, initially thought to be missing, was found safe Wednesday morning after contacting family members.
Claude Dexton Stubbs, initially thought to be missing, was found safe Wednesday morning after contacting family members.

GAUTIER, MS (WLOX) - A Gautier man, initially thought to be missing, was found safe Wednesday morning after contacting family members.

Police had been searching since Friday for Claude Dexton Stubbs, 56, who was reported missing by family. Stubb's vehicle was eventually found parked at the Gulfport/Biloxi International Airport.

"We were able to confirm that Stubbs boarded a plane and left Mississippi of his own free will," Gautier Police Sgt. Matt Hoggatt said. "At this time, no criminal charges or further investigation is expected."

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