East Tennessee Boy Found Safe; Endangered Child Alert Canceled

Posted at 6:53 AM, Jun 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-15 10:07:19-04

An Endangered Child Alert has been canceled after a three-year-old East Tennessee boy was found safe.

Officials with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Erik Monty was last seen late Wednesday night at a residence in Oakdale, located in Morgan County.

Investigators said Monty was believed to be with a 24-year-old white male, who is a recent boyfriend of his mother. The TBI said Thursday morning that he'd been found safe.

No additional details were immediately released.