Sheriff: Young child found alone on side of the road

After a morning search, police in Paulding County have located the parents of young child found wandering on the side of the road unsupervised.

Officials say the unidentified child was found at 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday in the area of Scoggins Road and Hart Road.

They say the child is around 2-years-old.

He has dark blonde hair. He was wearing a red shirt, black shorts, and no shoes.

At 10:55 a.m., the Sheriff provided an update saying that the child's parents had been found.

They did not release any more information.