Authorities find missing boy

POSTED: 3:47 PM Sep 29 2012   UPDATED: 3:09 AM Sep 30 2012
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ONSLOW COUNTY -

Authorities in Onslow County have found a 13-year-old boy who had been missing for nearly seven hours.

The boy was not hurt when a family member found him near the Richard Riggs Road area shortly before 5 p.m.

The boy had wandered away from his father's home in that area of Swansboro, officials said.

Several fire departments were part of the search; law enforcement agencies including the Onslow County Sheriff's Office were also among search teams.