UPDATE: 5-day-old baby reported missing earlier has been located and is safe

Posted at 9:16 AM, May 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-16 10:22:04-04

EMMETT TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Around 10:00 a.m., the 5-day-old baby reported missing reported on earlier has been located and is safe.

The child is in the custody of the biological father Jeffrey Michael Smith Sr. Child could potentially be in danger due to comments made by the father in doing harm to the child. The father has active warrant for arrest out of Emmett Township Public Safety in Battle Creek MI..

Anyone with information regarding the father's location is advised to call police or Emmett Township Public Safety at (269) 788-1736.