Endangered child alert canceled for missing Blount County 4-year-old

Blount County (WVLT) - The TBI says Travis Lee Rathbone has been found safe in Indiana.

His mother, Vicki Rathbone, has been taken into custody.

The TBI says Travis was abducted by his non-custodial mother after a scheduled visit on March 31st.

Travis was supposed to be returned home to his father on April 3rd, but was not.

There's no word yet on what charges Vicki Rathbone is facing, Travis will be returned home to his father later today.

Stay tuned to Volunteer TV News and volunteertv.com for updates on this developing story.


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