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Fayetteville police: Missing 8-year-old boy is safe, with father

Posted August 23, 2016 5:13 a.m. EDT
Updated August 23, 2016 10:45 a.m. EDT

Qua-Mari Rowe-Swain

— Police said an 8-year-old boy who was reported missing from Fayetteville early Tuesday morning is with his father and is safe.

Qua-Mari Rowe-Swain was reported missing around 1:40 a.m. from the 3000 block of Enterprise Avenue. Police said he was supposed to be at a neighbor's house, but he was not there when his mother came home from work.

In a news release sent late Tuesday morning, police said they had obtained information that Rowe-Swain is with his father and is well. Detectives are working with local law enforcement where Rowe-Swain's father lives to conduct a well-being check.