Spring Hill boy found at Papa John's; Amber Alert canceled

Spring Hill boy found at Papa John's; Amber Alert canceled

Posted:
Amber Alert issued south of Nashville in Spring Hill for Ben Tipton Amber Alert issued south of Nashville in Spring Hill for Ben Tipton

SPRING HILL (WKRN) - An Amber Alert issued for an 11-year-old boy in Spring Hill was canceled Tuesday night. 

Authorities say Ben Tipton was safely located at a Papa John's around 10 p.m. Tuesday. Tipton was originally reported missing in Spring Hill Tuesday afternoon.

He was last seen around 2:30 p.m. after he left his home in the Pipkin Hill's subdivision on his bike.

Authorities said Tipton's bike was located at Kroger near Haynes Crossing subdivision around 6:30 p.m.

Spring Hill police, the Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation assisted in the search.

Powered by WorldNow

1306 N. Broadway NE Knoxville,
Tennessee 37917

Telephone: 865.637.NEWS(6397)
Fax: 865.525.4091
Email: newsroom@wate.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Knoxville, Inc. A Media General Company.