UPDATE: Missing child located, safe

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WILMINGTON — A child who reportedly walked away from his Brownberry Apartments home was located and safely returned to the child’s mother Monday afternoon after a short but extensive search.

Multiple agencies were involved in searching a cornfield and around State Route 73 for the 7-year-old child that reportedly left a Brownberry residence.

Involved in the search were Wilmington Police, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Wilmington Fire Department, Wilmington Municipal Probation Department, and the Wilmington Street Department, according to WPD Chief Ron Cravens.


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