WEST FARMS, the Bronx — An 11-year-old boy returned to his Bronx school Wednesday morning after he was reported missing the day before, police said.
Sean Simmons was last seen inside his school, the Urban Assembly School of Wildlife Conservation in West Farms, around 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to police.
He was found “safe” at the start of school Wednesday, about 15 hours after he was last seen, police said.
The child did not return home during those hours, according to police.
His disappearance is not being investigated as suspicious, police said.
Simmons was previously said to have no history of running away and typically does not go out after school, according to police.
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