RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – An Amber Alert was cancelled, and a missing 3-year-old boy out of Rutherford County was found safe on Wednesday, March 22, according to the sheriff’s office.

The boy, Malakai Greene, was believed to be with Alyssa Greene in a Gray 2012 Dodge Journey.

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Officials believed the car may have been headed to the Charlotte area.