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AMBER ALERT: Authorities in Tennessee searching for missing 11-year-old boy (Update)

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UPDATE:  Benjamin Ross Tipton, the missing 11-year-old boy in Spring Hill, Tenn., was found around 10 p.m., authorities said.

Statement from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation:

"Benjamin Tipton has been safely located by the Spring Hill Police Department at the Papa John's in Spring Hill, Tennessee. For further information, please contact the Spring Hill Police Department at 931-486-3269."

SPRING HILL, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued a statewide AMBER Alert for a missing boy -- 11-year old Benjamin Ross Tipton.

Benjamin was last seen leaving his Spring Hill home Tuesday on a blue bicycle at approximately 2:30 pm. His bicycle was located at the area Kroger.

Benjamin is a white male with short brown hair, hazel eyes, weighs 80lbs and is 5-feet tall. He was last seen wearing a green shirt, jean shorts and was carrying a blue backpack.

If you have seen this child, please contact the Spring Hill Police Department at 931-486-3269 or the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.

 

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