Boy found after 16 1/2 hours

Florence County deputies found a ten-year-old boy Thursday morning, according to Captain Michael Nunn.

He was last seen around 7 p.m. Wednesday at a home on Baptist Drive, off of Meadow Prong Road in the Effingham community.

The boy was reported missing between 7 and 8 a.m. Thursday.

Tracking teams and the K-9 unit canvassed the area and found him doing just fine about 11:30 a.m. Thursday.