Missing 4-year-old Paulding County boy with autism found safe

Noah Gulley, who was earlier reported missing, is now safe, deputies say. (Paulding County Sheriff's Office)

The Paulding County Sheriff's Office said they have found a missing 4-year-old boy who went missing Wednesday afternoon.

Noah Gulley was reported missing around 12:30 p.m., the Paulding County Sheriff's Office reported. Deputies and other first responders quickly flooded the area of Regency Park Subdivision near Hiram High School to search for the child who had been diagnosed with autism.

Just after 5 p.m., deputies said they found Noah and he is safe.

Details surrounding his disappearance and his being located were not immediately available.