COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) --A 7-year old north Columbus boy, the target of a police search Tuesday night and early Wednesday, has been found safe.

Michael Afriyie was found at a home Wednesday morning, not far from his own at the North Leigh Apartments on Charlotte Dr., near Westerville and Morse Roads.

Still unclear is why he went there, but police do not believe he was taken against his will.

The child has been reunited with his family.