Missing Franklin toddler found safe, police say

Posted at 7:11 PM, Mar 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-17 19:55:36-04

FRANKLIN, Va. - A toddler who was reported missing out of Franklin has been found safe, police say.

Franklin Police say 1-year-old Braxton Pera is back with his family.

Pera was reported missing after he was last seen in the Woodland Drive section around 2 p.m.

Franklin Police are thanking the Suffolk Police Department, Virginia State Police, the Southampton County Sheriff's Office and Franklin Fire & Rescue, as well as the citizens who called, in their assistance with the search.