11-year-old boy previously reported missing in Newark found safe

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Lights and sirens are seen atop a patrol vehicle in this file photo. (Credit: Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ — An 11-year-old boy who was reported missing in Newark, New Jersey was found safe, officials said.

He was last seen Wednesday around 1 p.m., and was found unharmed Thursday evening, officials said.

Identifying information regarding the child, including his name and image, were removed from this story because he is a minor. Social media posts were also updated for removed.

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