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Police find missing toddler with helicopter

BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT)- The Baxter County Sheriff's Office finds missing 3-year-old Sunday by using the office's helicopter.

According to a news release, the child had been missing early Sunday morning at around 9am.  Tracking dogs from the Arkansas Department of Correction were requested and sheriff's officials began to search from the offices helicopter.

Sheriff John Montgomery says that the boy was spotted later that afternoon several hundred yards behind his home on County Road 733, west of Mountain Home.

The child was found unharmed and reunited with his parents shortly after being found.

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