Missing child found safe in Clay County, deputies say

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Clay County deputies searching for a missing child announced Wednesday morning that the child had been found safe.

The 12-year-old boy had last been seen Tuesday night in the area of Tanglewood Boulevard.

Deputies said about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday that he had been found safely.

“The Clay County Sheriff’s Office thanks the community for the many tips and phone calls,” the Sheriff’s Office wrote on social media.