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2 children found safe after search in Patterson, Mo.

WAYNE COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

The Highway Patrol reports two children that were missing have been found.

According to Wayne Co. Sheriff Dean Finch, the two boys went missing around 5 p.m. He said they were at home with their grandfather and went out the front door. He said they wandered off from there and ended up about 1 mile from the home where they were found three hours later uninjured.

Finch said a volunteer working with the sheriff's department found the children.

Police, firefighters and K9 units in Wayne County searched for two missing children Monday night.

State troopers say the two went missing in the Big Lake area of Patterson Missouri, which is in the northwestern part of the county..

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