Missing Child Call In Mercer County; Child Found Safe Sleeping In Closet

Local emergency responders paged out to search for a missing child in the rural Sherrard area. Mercer County Sheriff’s Deputies along with New Windsor Police responded to the call yesterday. Shortly after officers arrived, the child was located safe, asleep in a closet inside the home. The Sherrard Fire Department, Mercer County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue and Med Force Air Medical were also activated and placed on standby for search assistance.