(A juvenile with special needs reported missing Wednesday)....County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the call at 2:44 Wednesday morning.

The call was from a residence in the 100 Block of Ralph Road, in Imperial. Deputies arrived at the scene and obtained a full description of the juvenile. They immediately began an intensive search. The Sheriff's Office De Anza Search and Rescue unit was activated, along with the US Border Patrol and Imperial Police Department. A Drone was also brought in for the search. Deputies located the juvenile's shoes and were able to track the juvenile's foot impressions north of the area, along an agriculture field. A around 5:00 in the morning, the juvenile was located on Keystone Road just west of Dogwood Road. County Fire and AMR Ambulance responded to evaluate the juvenile. Officials say the juvenile was safely reunited with family members at the scene. The Sheriff's office thanked De Anza Search and Rescue, Imperial Police and the US Border Patrol for their immediate responce and assistance in locating the juvenile.