UPDATE 11:35 a.m.: The East Tennessee Endangered Child Alert issued for the Decherd Police Department has been cancelled. Christopher Smith has been safely located. For further details on his recovery, please contact the Decherd Police Department.

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An East Tennessee endangered child alert has been issued by the Decherd Police Department for 14-year-old Christopher Smith.

Christopher is a white male, 5'8" tall, weighs 180 pounds, and has blue eyes and brown hair.

He was last seen wearing blue jeans and an MTSU shirt.

Christopher apparently told his babysitter that he was walking to a local restaurant to use the internet at 11:00 a.m. on December 31, 2013. He has not been seen since.

If you have information on Christopher's whereabouts, please contact the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.