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Oct 1, 2012 6:21 PM by CJ, The Associated Press

Searchers look for child missing in Ventura County

SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a 4-year-old boy whose parents say the child wandered off into a rural area of Ventura County in intense heat.

KCAL9/CBS television ( ) reports the parents alerted authorities that the child went missing north of the city of Santa Paula at about 10:40 a.m. Monday.

It's unclear how long the boy had been missing before authorities were alerted. Temperatures were in the high 90s in the Santa Paula area Monday.

The child was last seen wearing a Lakers jersey.

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