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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Police located aa 10-year-old boy who had gone missing around 4 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon.

The boy, Jacob Preece, who was last seen near his home onHeritage Hills Circle in unincorporated Snellville was located shortly before 6:00 p.m.

According to authorities, Preece was wearing ablue short sleeved T-shirt, jeans, and Nike tennis shoes at the time of his disappearance. His jacket and backpack were recovered in the woods near his home.

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