Update: Missing Child In McMinn County Found Alive

A missing 15 month old child has been found in McMinn County.
Here is the news release from Sheriff Joe Guy:

Sheriff Joe Guy says that missing McMinn Co toddler Paxton Sluter has been located on a nearby County Road in McMinn County by a citizen assisting in the search.

Sheriff Guy says that the child appears to be in good health but will be transported to a local hospital for an evaluation. His deputies, along with TBI, will continue to investigate the circumstances of the child’s disappearance.

"Finding the child just before dark on a cold night is just sort of a miracle," said Sheriff Guy. "We’ve all got a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving."

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