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WRCB Channel 3 Eyewitness NewsUPDATE: For the first time in 11 days Skyla Wilson will sleep in her own bed. The two year old arrived home safe Friday morning from Colorado. Skyla was last seen August 5 after investigators say her father never returned her to her grandmother who has legal custody.READ MORE License plate readers help locate Skyla WilsonAfter nearly 2 weeks Skyla is reunited with her family. They’re thankful for the community and multiple agencies that helped bring their little girl home.home safe and I thank the lord for that, said Skyla paternal grandmother Clara Hanacek.It is all smiles for the Wilson family as two year old Skyla Wilson is finally back in her nana’s arms. meet a stranger in the airport, made friends with the little ones, she was quite for the baby’s sleeping, and loud for people awake. and her non custodial father, Michael Wilson, were found in Grand Junction Colorado 11 days after an Endangered Child Alert was issued for Skyla. received an anonymous tip. A multi agency traffic stop and lead to the location of Michael Wilson and Skyla Wilson inside that car, said James Bradford with the Bradley County Sheriff Office.The sheriff’s department credits a nationwide search for the toddler and detectives who never gave up. closely, talking all hours of the night, working together. Team effort, said Detective Dwayne Scoggins.Skyla’s family spent the last two weeks handing out flyers to truck drivers hoping they would spot the car Wilson was driving. one person that saw it and turned that tip in. They don’t know how much that means to me, said Hanacek.For them life can now return to normal. can finally sleep, we went to Steak and Shake and ate and enjoyed it. I want to thank them from the bottom of my heart. for Michael Wilson it is still not clear why he took Skyla to Colorado. don’t think he knows anybody there, but I don’t know I guess we will have to wait on him to tell that story. happy ending to a many sleepless nights for the Wilson family. place in my heart. I couldn’t have done it without them. Skyla wouldn’t be home without them. Michael Wilson remains in Colorado waiting to be extradited back to Tennessee. Michael Wilson charges have been upgraded from custodial interference to aggravated kidnapping.Detectives with the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office expects Wilson to be back in Tennessee in the next few weeks.PREVIOUS STORY: With cameras rolling and lights blazing, two year old Skyla Wilson charmed those watching the live stream. The toddler, held by her grandmother, Clara Hanacek, toyed with microphones while Hanaceck spoke to the media.Hanceck and Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson explained how Colorado police were able to spot and stop Michael Wilson .The plane carrying Skyla Wilson and her family home to Chattanooga was delayed.The toddler and her relatives are traveling home from Grand Junction, Colorado where Skyla was found Wednesday with her non custodial father, Michael Wilson.Skyla was last seen August 5 after investigators say her father failed to return the child to her grandmother who has legal custody.Michael Wilson was taken into police custody without incident.Skyla and her grandmother were scheduled to land in Chattanooga Thursday night, however, their flight was delayed.The family is now expected to arrive home Friday morning at 10.PREVIOUS STORY: A license plate camera reader in De Beque, Colorado spotted Michael Wilson vehicle Wednesday night outside of Grand Junction, Colorado.Police Chief, Deb Funston with the Palisade Police Department tells Channel 3 that Wilson vehicle went through a plate reader westbound on I 70.The Amber Alert system flagged the sighting and notified dispatchers.Chief Funston said officers responded and called Mesa County Sheriff Deputies and Grand Junction Police for assistance.Skyla Wilson was turned over to the Department Of Human Services before being re united with her grandmother Thursday afternoon.They’ll return to Bradley County later tonight.PREVIOUS UPDATE: Skyla Wilson and her grandmother, along with Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson traveled to Colorado to retrieve young Skyla and will return to Cleveland Thursday night.