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Aiken County 12-year-old found safe Monday evening

The 12 year-old had last been seen by his family around 11 a.m. Monday when he left home going to another family member's house.
Credit: Aiken County Sheriff's Office

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. — Aiken County deputies say a 12-year-old reported missing earlier in the day has been found safe. 

Officials posted the update on the Aiken County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, saying, "Darrell has been located safe and well. Thank you all for spreading the word."

Deputies had said they were called to Joyner Pond Road Monday around 12:37 p.m. about a missing child.

The missing 12-year-old had last been seen by his family around 11 a.m. when he left home going to another family member's house. 

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