LCSO

A boy who walked away from his home was found after more than 3 hours searching for him, according to the Laurens County Sheriff's Office.

The 10-year-old had last been seen Wednesday morning in the area of Cowens Bridge Road and Highway 1010 in Hickory Tavern, deputies said. Family called to report him missing at about 7:45 a.m., and deputies used tracking dogs to search for him.

At about 11:20 a.m., LCSO Public Information Officer Courtney Snow said the boy had been found.