2-year-old found northwest of Rockford

ALGOMA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Crews have found a 2-year-old boy who went missing northwest of Rockford Monday afternoon.

The Kent County Sheriff’s Department says crews were called to the 11000 block of Algoma Avenue NE, north of 13 Mile Road in Algoma Township, around 4:45 p.m. on the report of a missing child.

He was found safely at a neighbor’s house around 5:15 p.m., authorities said.

**Editor’s note: Initial information provided to 24 Hour News 8 indicated the child was a girl. Authorities later clarified the child is a boy.