Joshua Childers has been missing since May 4th. He is believed to have wandered away from his home near Arcadia, Mo. about 11:30 a.m. Monday.
Case Type: Endangered Missing
DOB: Mar 10, 2006
Missing Date: May 4, 2009
Age Now: 3
Height: 3’0″ (91 cm)
Missing City: FREDERICKTOWN
Weight: 35 lbs (16 kg)
Missing State : MO
Hair Color: Blonde
Missing Country: United States
Eye Color: Blue
Case Number: NCMC1121982
Circumstances: Joshua was last seen on May 4, 2009. He was last seen wearing a blue and green long-sleeved shirt, a pull-up diaper, and no shoes.
If you have any information, please call the Madison County, MO Sheriff’s Department at (573) 783-2234.
Update 05-06-09: Mo. boy found alive 2 days after wandering away
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy has been found alive two days after he wandered away from his rural Missouri home.
Madison County Sheriff David Lewis says Joshua Childers was found Wednesday, about 50 hours after his disappearance. His condition was not immediately known and the circumstances were not immediately disclosed.
Joshua wandered away about 11:30 a.m. Monday from his home near Arcadia, a small town near the border of Madison and Iron counties, about 100 miles southwest of St. Louis.
Police were called 45 minutes later.
According to Fox4KC, Joshua Childers was located about 4:05 Wednesday afternoon.
Officials say he was located by a Madison County resident by the name of Donnie Halpin about three miles from his home