Search ends for missing 2-year-old boy last seen in his yard, SC deputies say

A search was underway Sunday for a missing South Carolina toddler.

Two-year-old Dutton “Dut Dut” Aaron was reported missing by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.

Just before 3 p.m., the sheriff’s office reported that Dutton had been located, but did not provide any other information about his condition, how he went missing as well as where and when he was found.

Before he was located, the sheriff’s office said Dutton was last seen at about noon in his yard on Sunshine Circle in Aiken. That is a relatively wooded area, not far from bodies of water.

Dutton “Dut Dut” Aaron was reported missing by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.
Dutton “Dut Dut” Aaron was reported missing by the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office described Dutton as a 3-foot tall, 31-pound boy, who was wearing a blue shirt, gray sweat pants and blue shoes.

Dutton was with a 9-month-old Golden Retriever puppy, according to the release.

The sheriff’s office did not say if foul play was involved in Dutton’s disappearance.

This is a developing story, check back for updates.