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Authorities: Missing Talladega boy spotted in west Tenn.

Thomas Evan Diggs. Source: Alabama Department of Public Safety Thomas Evan Diggs. Source: Alabama Department of Public Safety
Thomas Eric Diggs. Source: Alabama Department of Public Safety Thomas Eric Diggs. Source: Alabama Department of Public Safety
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Authorities in western Tennesse say they are investigating a sighting of a missing Talladega boy.

Thomas Evan Diggs, who goes by the name of Evan, was last seen with his father Thomas Eric Diggs on Friday, Dec. 21 at a fast food restaurant. Evan and his father have not been seen or heard from since then.

Evan is 3 feet tall and weights 65 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green John Deere shirt, camouflage pants and jacket with red and black Spider Man light up tennis shoes.

Thomas Eric Diggs is believed to have been driving a white 1996 Grand Jeep Cherokee, Alabama tag number BA 14549. He had recently lost his job. Previously, authorities said they believed that the pair could be heading to Daytona Beach, Fla.

There are no arrest warrants on Diggs, but family members are concerned about the safety of Evan. Anyone with information on the location of Evan is asked to call 911. The Talladega Police Department can also be reached at 256-362-4162.

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