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Missing child alert canceled after Mississippi toddler found safe

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Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 12:21 PM CDT
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COLDWATER, Miss. (WMC) - A 1-year-old boy missing from northern Mississippi was found safe Monday afternoon.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations issued a missing child alert for Zion Amar Williams hours earlier. He was last seen Sunday, July 18 around 7:30 p.m. near Highway 306 in Tate County.

Police believed he was with a woman named Heather Cox, pictured below.

Heather Cox
Heather Cox(MBI)

MBI canceled the alert just after 2 p.m., saying the boy was found safe. They gave no other information. It’s not clear if the boy is related to the woman in question or if he as found with her.

Zion Williams is believed to be in a White GMC crew cab pickup truck.
Zion Williams is believed to be in a White GMC crew cab pickup truck.(Justin C. Elkins)

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