Missing toddler reunited with mother

A TWO-and-a-half-year-old boy, who went missing from his Mildura home overnight, has been found safely in nearby bushland. 

Dante Berry was last seen playing with his German shepherd dog at his family's Deakin Avenue house at about 8.30pm on Tuesday, before wandering off the property, prompting an overnight search. 

He is suffereing mild hypothermia and dehydration and will be will be kept overnight at Mildura Base Hospital.

Emergency crews found the boy safe and well in bushland near the gliding club on Whitecliffs Avenue, 3.5km from the family home, about 10am this morning.

Dante’s dog Dasher was with him when he was found. 

The boy has been reunited with his mother.

She did not wish to make any comment.

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