UPDATE

8-year-old boy missing in Maricopa has been found safe

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Dominic Best (Source: Maricopa Police Department) Dominic Best (Source: Maricopa Police Department)
Missing boy Dominic Best (Source: Maricopa Police Department) Missing boy Dominic Best (Source: Maricopa Police Department)
MARICOPA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Police in the City of Maricopa say a missing 8-year-old boy has been found safe.

Dominic Best was last seen around 8 a.m. Tuesday near Leading Edge Academy near Porter and Honeycutt roads.

His mother was dropping him at his school when he took off.

After searching for hours throughout the morning, police say they located Dominic near the Homestead subdivision.

He's reported to be in good condition. 

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