UPDATE: Missing 5-year-old found safe

PULASKI COUNTY (KATV) - A five-year-old police say wandered away from his home has been reunited with his parents.

Lt. Carl Minden with the Pulaski County Sheriff's Department says the Arkansas Department of Corrections bloodhounds found Dyson Stewart in the woods east of his home.

Authorities spent hours searching the area of 33800 Kanis Road using a chopper and K-9s.

Minden says the child has a few scratches. He was checked out by an ambulance and taken home around 3 a.m. Thursday.