This following is a tweet from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation:
UPDATE: We’re pleased to report Alijah Kensinger has been found safe in the woods near his home in Monroe County. He’s a little cold, but otherwise in good spirits!
Thank you for your retweets, prayers, and support!
Alijah had been missing since Thursday (1/13/22)
This is our original story:
According to the TBI, Elijah was last seen wearing jeans, a grey hooded jacket with a red zipper, and orange and black sneakers. Officials say the little boy went to play in the woods near his home in the area of New Highway 68 in Tellico Plains yesterday afternoon and hasn’t been seen since.
Authorities need your help to find Elijah. Elijah is 4 feet tall and weighs 55 pounds he has sandy brown hair and brown eyes.
If you see Elijah please contact the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office at 423-442-1212 or TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.