SEARCY â€” Dozens of searchers are combing neighborhoods around the home in Searcy where a 2-year-old child has disappeared.
Police say the child, Malik Drummond, walked away from the home about 5:45 p.m. Sunday. The media reports that an Amber Alert was issued a short time later and was upgraded early Monday after initial search efforts in the area were unsuccessful.
Police say Malik is black, stands about 3 feet tall, weighs about 40 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes. He was wearing brown pants and a blue shirt. Authorities say the child is also autistic.