Updated July 22, 12:30 p.m.
Police report someone found the child. Medics checked him out and he appears to be OK.
He was located on Shonda Circle, which is nearby.
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TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Help is needed in locating a missing child in Tupelo.
According to the Tupelo Police Department, Cody Laster, 6, lives in the Red Circle area.
He disappeared while looking for his dog. He went into a nearby wooded area at 1233 Red Circle.
He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and khaki shorts. He had no shoes.
He disappeared at approximately 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Anyone in the area with information is urged to call 911.