UPDATED @ 9:49 PM 7:36 PM Missing Six Year Old Child North County Road 75 AshfordRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Feb 06 2020 7:53 PM
HOUSTON COUNTY: 7:36 pm Houston County Sheriff Deputies are in the area of the 3300 block of North County Road 75 in search of a missing 6 year old child.
Law Enforcement interaction has been ongoing since about 6:15 PM. The child was reported missing for about 45 minutes prior to law enforcement involvement.
Houston County Sheriff Donald Valenza is in the area assisting with the search. There were many people on the scene who were assisting.
At 7:45 PM Ashford EMS has been called to the area to "stand by" as the search is being conducted.
If you live in the area and see a 6 year old child call law enforcement and let them know.
7:51 PM Houston County Sheriff Department is in charge.
7:55 PM Pansey Volunteer Fire sent one truck with a flair.
NOTE: The temperature will drop about 25 degrees tonight
UPDATED @ 8:19 PM
Several off duty deputies, according to sources, are being called out to respond to search for the missing persons.
UPDATED @ 8:48 PM...
The missing child has been located on North 75 and Bruner Pond Road. The child is being transported back home. As we understand it Lucy Fire Chief Timothy Welch, who is also a Pansey Fireman is the one who located the missing child.
Ashford Rescue responded and checked the child out. The child was placed in the ambulance for observation and returned to the family. When deputies learned the child was found some were wanting to know the clothing and took off to the area trying to verify it was the child.
The child is safe and in the arms of the parents.
THANKS to the volunteer men and women who heard the information and responded.
Thanks to people like Timothy Welch, Larry Givens, Brandon Givens and the others that rolled up their sleeves and went and found this child.
Ashford Rescue is transporting the child to the emergency room with the parents just to be checked.