Missing 2-year-old NC girl found safe in Tennessee

LENOIR, North Carolina (WTVD) -- UPDATE: A missing Lenoir, NC toddler has been found safe and in good condition in Knoxville, Tenn.


The Lenior Police Department is searching for a missing child, 2-year-old Rylee Scott Watson.

Rylee Scott Watson is a white female, approximately 18 inches long, weighing 30 pounds. She has blonde hair, and unknown-color eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink striped dress, and pink light up Skechers shoes.

The suspected abductor is Zachary Scott Watson, who is described as a 31-year-old, white male, 6 feet tall, weighing 170 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. He has a tattoo on his left arm of a cross, and the right arm has a tattoo of a sun with "Ayden" with stars.

Police are unsure the length of Watson's hair

Rylee was last seen at Jason Place in Lenoir, traveling eastbound toward Mooresville or Wilkesboro, NC. Authorities are looking for a black 2014 Toyota Tundra with NC license tag number EKT-5702. The black 2014 Toyota Tundra has a broken out rear window.

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Lenior Police Department immediately at (828) 757-2100, or call 911 or *HP.
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