Missing 3-year-old found safe in Harnett Co.

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February 27, 2010 3:40:08 PM PST
The Harnett County Sheriff's Department confirms to ABC 11 Eyewitness News that they have found a missing 3-year-old boy safe and sound after an extensive search.According to officials, multiple Fire/Rescue, EMS, and Sheriff's units from both Harnett and Moore counties searched the area of 25351 NC 24/27 near Cameron on Saturday.

Authorities say the boy wandered off while with family members and other kids and adults in the woods.

At least a hundred or so searchers were involved in the effort to find him.

The boy was found just after 4:00pm. Officials say he had some minor scrapes from tree limbs, but was otherwise unharmed.

No charges will be filed.

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