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01/31/03 - Marion County

Bullet-Riddled Truck Found in 2002, Police Now Know Driver is Alive

Police find a bloodied, bullet-riddled pickup, and the driver is missing for nearly a year.  Now, authorities in Marion County say the truck's owner seems to be alive and well, living with relatives.

They found the pickup of John Loyd of Royce City near Caddo Lake in May, not long before Loyd was set to testify in a drug trial.

Investigators thought he might have been killed, but after speaking with relatives they say it looks like he fled Texas to avoid testifying.

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