Missing 6-Year-Old Girl Found Safe

Six year-old Naomi Manuthu has been found safe. Around 6:15 Sunday night, deputies were called to Laborers in Christ Ministry Church on Robert Jemison Rd. to assist in locating a missing child. The child had been in her Sunday school class with other children. When the mother came to pick up the child, she could not be found. Naomi is a special needs child and is unable to speak. Deputies and k9's searched the area. After a few hours, deputies found Naomi in a wooded area behind the church. She was reunited with her parents and taken to the hospital as a precaution.