Deputies: Missing Bibb County boy found unharmed

The Bibb County deputies have found a 9-year-old boy who went missing Tuesday morning.

Deputies say that Caleb James Simpson was riding his skateboard in his yard on Wayne Drive around 7:45.

When Caleb's mother went to get him for school, he was gone, and she couldn't find him anywhere.

After hours of searching, officials say Caleb was found unharmed. He was checked by medical personnel and is now back with his family.

“I am grateful for the support and help from the community and the local F.B.I., G.B.I., Georgia State Patrol, GA. Department of Corrections officer for all their help in locating young Caleb," Bibb County Sheriff David Davis said in a statement. "I’m elated that Caleb was found and is back with his mother and family, this is the best outcome anyone could hope for.”