An 8-year-old boy identified as Nicholas Wynn was found safe this morning near his home.

Residents on Spring Forest Drive walked outside to find him on their front porch, two miles south of his home on Cedarview Drive.

Wynn had been reported missing by his parent at 1:54 a.m. Saturday morning. According to the 911 call, he had last been seen around bedtime at 11 p.m. His parent checked his room just before 2 a.m. and found an open window and a missing child.