Found safe: Deputies locate 3 children reported missing in Hillsborough

Hillsborough County

TAMPA (WFLA) – Deputies say three children who were reported missing in Hillsborough County on Friday have been found safe.

The sheriff’s office issued an alert for the three children – ages 12, 8 and 1 month – Friday night, saying the kids were last seen in the Town ‘N’ Country area on Wednesday. The Child Protective Investigations Division had obtained a court-authorized take into custody order for all three children.

Deputies issued an updated statement Saturday afternoon saying the children had been located.

“All three children have been located safely,” a spokesperson said. “Thank you to everyone who helped disseminate this information.”

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