Marion County Sheriff's Office deputies are searching for a missing boy and his mother.
Deputies say they were assisting DCF investigators when they were refused access to Jacob Evans while they investigating a complaint.
Officials say the mother of the child, Jennifer Marie Evans (had left the residence and was not there during the investigation.
DCF obtained a court order to take custody of Jacob. DCF investigators and MCSO Deputy Minton have not been able to locate Jacob or his mother.
Officials say Jennifer is refusing to answer her phone.
If you know anything about Jacob's or Jennifer's whereabouts, please call 911.