Update: Athens Police locate missing 8-year-old

McKinley Hurt (Photo: Athens Police Department)

Update: Athens Police have found 8-year-old McKinley Hurt.

Police said McKinley Hurt was found unharmed in the woods near his home.

ATHENS, Ala. – Athens Police are searching for missing 8-year-old McKinley Hurt.

Police said McKinley Hurt is an African American boy who is 4 feet tall and weighs 56 pounds.

Authorities said McKinley Hurt was last seen in a red shirt, gray basketball shorts, blue and black socks, and red shoes.

Police said the 8-year-old was last seen going to a neighbor’s apartment at Sanderfer Road Apartments between 8 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Please call the Athens Police Department at 256-233-8700 if you have any information.

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