In October 2017, Chelsea Nobel got up during the night to a terrible feeling that something was not right.
Her 2-year-old son, William was sleeping in the other room and when she went to check up-on him. She was shocked to see him gone from his bed.
She quickly searched every corner of her house and was unable to find him. Chelsea immediately called the police. The police immediately started an extensive search to find the missing boy around the Mississippi area,
The police dispatched the K9-unit, helicopters, volunteers and ATV’s from Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks, who spent countless hours searching the densely wooded area. They were unable to find William.
This area that leads down to the stream has just been taped off. pic.twitter.com/M3P1V8yyHy
— Jonathan Brannan (@JBrannanWLOX) October 3, 2017
While the police conducted a thorough search in the woods, they noticed tiny footprints. As they kept searching more footprints and paw prints appeared. The realized this paw prints were from a dog. The authorities decided to follow the trail.
The search rescue team had a hunch that William had a partner and was not alone.
They discover that William got up from his sleep during the night and decided to wander off. However, they were not exactly sure how it unfolded.
Many hours had elapsed after William’s disappearance. A boy named Blake Carroll who is 10-years-old was getting home from school when he heard the horn beeping from his uncle’s old truck.
There was also a dog doing circles around the truck trying to get inside. Blake peered inside the truck and saw little William crying and pressing the horn out of frustration.
Continue to page 2 to see how they recovered William.