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Missing 5-year-old boy found safe in Chapel Hill

Posted August 31, 2016 11:05 a.m. EDT
Updated September 1, 2016 6:37 a.m. EDT

Chapel Hill police were searching Wednesday morning for a missing 5-year-old boy last seen in the area of Seawell Elementary School. Moo Gay Ler Wah has dark brown eyes and dark hair, and he was last seen wearing a blue shirt, police said.

— A missing 5-year-old boy was found safe Wednesday morning after disappearing near Seawell Elementary School, Chapel Hill police said.

Moo Gay Ler Wah was reported missing shortly after 7:30 a.m., and police said shortly after 11 a.m. that he had been found safe.

No other information about his disappearance has been released.