UPDATE: Both people have been found safe and sound according to Sheriff Maciol.
ROME, N.Y. -- According to Sheriff Robert Maciol there is a Police presence in the area of West Thomas Street in the outer district of Rome.
Deputies are on scene and being assisted by the Rome Fire Department, New York State Police, and the NYS DEC, in regards to two parties who are currently lost in a wooded area off of West Thomas Street.
At this time the public is asked to avoid the area and more details may be released later.
NEWSChannel 2 has a crew on the way to the scene and will have an update as soon as it becomes available.