After This 2 Year Old Boy Disappeared, Police Followed Paw Prints Leading Into The Woods

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After This 2-Year-Old Boy Disappeared, Police Followed Paw Prints Leading Into The Woods
After two-year-old William Odom disappeared from his rural home in Mississippi, a frantic search began. William was wearing nothing but a diaper and further complicating matters was the fact that he was thought to be autistic โ€“ meaning that he might not respond to rescuers, even if they were within yards of him.
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[music]. williams family home lay on pete hickman . road on the outskirts of saucier a small . town in harrison county mississippi with . a population of some 1,300 people it's . in a wooded area and is close to a river . in a creek and the search party was all . too aware of the potential dangers that . face the child who was described as . being nonverbal indeed the rural setting . of the home dramatically increased the. chances that william might be injured . perhaps even fatally in the wild . surroundings he might be attacked by . stray dogs or other animals and with a . creek and the biloxi river close by he . could easily fall in and drown in the. meantime though it seemed like there was . no trace of him that was until . investigators found paw prints leading. into the woods it would be a race . against time to find the toddler our . greatest concern was that he was 2 years . old and he was lost harrison county . sheriff troy peterson told the sun . herald with the autism he couldn't speak . he couldn't hear us he couldn't answer . us he couldn't make noises so we could . hear him we didn't know if he was going . to drown in the creek or if he had come . into contact with an animal that would . hurt him or a stray dog william had last . been seen asleep in his bed at 6:30 a. m. when his father anthony odom left for . work . leaving the boy's mother chelsie noble . in the house williams absence was . discovered when chelsey woke up to find . the door wide open and william gone . chelsea soon alerted eerie murray . williams great-uncle as to what had . happened eery searched his yard in the . nearby river and woods but failed to. find the child it was then that the . family contacted the emergency services . at around 10:30 a. m. some 40 people . would join the resulting search assisted . by trained dog units and a helicopter . the group's greatest anxiety was that . william would make his way to the creek . and he'd been there before with his . great-uncle . i walked down there with the children . myself just for exercise peary explained . to the son harold my first thought was . that he went off in the woods or in the . river by himself. due to the significant number of bodies . of water in the vicinity the mississippi . department of wildlife fisheries and . parks and gulf coast search and rescue . took part in the search after several . hours though they still hadn't found . william. however at 3:15 p. m. around 8 hours . after william was thought to have gone . missing someone spotted something 10 . year-old blake carroll was on his way . home from saucer elementary school after . getting down from the school bus he . heard a horn honking and blake decided. to investigate what he found would end . the search for william the source of the . noise was a parked white nissan frontier . truck that was a five-minute walk from . where the search party was looking for . william a dog was prowling around the . vehicle and scratching at its exterior . and inside the truck was william blake . sought help and soon brought his uncle. to the scene the man forced open the . trucks window and looked in and he found . william alive and well inside the . vehicle and the animal pacing around the . truck was none other than the family dog . jezebel she'd stayed with william during. his trek through the woods and seemed to . have made sure that he came to no harm . the paw prints that led from the house . and into the woods belonged not to a . predator but to jezebel county sheriff . troy peterson noted how the pair had . stuck together. william probably walked three or four . miles through the woods and his dog . stayed right by his side until he got in . the car the sheriff told the sun herald . with the grid we were searching it would . have been another hour and a half before. we searched the area where he was found . speaking to the kansas city star he said . every time we found his footprint we . found the dog footprint right beside him . so the dog traveled with him all day . when the little boy was found the dog . was still circling the truck and . scratching on the truck after a cheerful . reunion with her son noble spoke to . people about the boys bond with the . family dog ever since she was a puppy . they've been really close she said he . loves feeding her he loves bathing her. that's his dog after this i believe . there's no changing that part she saved . my baby her and that little boy saved . his life after what must have been an . epic journey for a two-year-old william . had apparently climbed inside the truck . and fallen fast asleep he was treated . for scratches and heat exhaustion but he . was otherwise in good health . blake carol the boy who had found . william was hailed as a hero he was . treated to burgers and chocolate cake by . a school principal . and he was praised for showing great . responsibility. [music]. .
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