Asheville Police said Jayden Wilson Squire was brought to the Asheville Police department by a family member of his alleged abductor, 25-year-old Russell Allen Wilson Squire.
Details surrounding their disappearance have not been released. An Amber Alert was issued for the boy late Thursday evening.
Authorities said the 16-month-old was allegedly with Russell Squire, who was last seen leaving the Thunderbird Motel on Tunnel Road in Asheville on foot.
If anyone has any information regarding Jayden Squire's abduction, they are asked to call the Asheville Police Department at (828) 259-5854, 911 or the Highway Patrol.