Kidnapped 7-week-old baby found safe in Henderson County

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HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. — A missing 7-week-old who was reportedly kidnapped in Asheville has been found safe, according to Asheville police.

The baby, named Shaylie, was found in Henderson County around 8 p.m.

WLOS spoke with a man who found the baby. He said he heard an infant crying and found the baby by a rock near his driveway.

Asheville police said earlier Thursday the baby was kidnapped in Biltmore Park in Asheville.

Police said Shaylie and her mother were both kidnapped by a man and woman wearing ski masks.

The mother was able to get away unharmed.

Police are still investigating.

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