Missing Williston man found in Arkansas

A Williston man who has been missing since July 31 was located in Fort Smith, Ark., by police there during the early morning hours on Thursday.

Minot Police said Floyd Hayes Jr. told a Fort Smith police officer that he was waiting for his wife to wire money to him so he could buy a bus ticket to return home.

Police in Minot said Hayes, 41, who reportedly disappeared from the Town & Country Center parking lot in Minot on July 31, had, according to reliable information, boarded a train in Rugby en route for the East Coast.