Police: Missing 4-year-old boy found

4-year-old Kyle Pierce is reunited with his mother Sarah Saturday night.

HANCOCK COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Crews found a missing 4-year-old boy after searching for more than three hours Saturday night in Hancock County.

Hancock County police said the boy, Kyle Pierce, is autistic. He was last seen on the edge of a cornfield located at 3700 W. and 380 S. in New Palestine.

Officials found the boy around 11:20 p.m. Saturday.

Kyle Pierce reunited with Sarah Pierce, his mother.
Kyle Pierce reunited with Sarah Pierce, his mother.

An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department helicopter searched for the boy for several hours. Firefighters from several different departments and hundreds of volunteers from the community were also on scene searching for the boy.

Watch Daybreak starting at 6 a.m. for the full story. 

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