UPDATE: The boy who was missing has been found and was safely brought home. PIX11 News has updated this post to remove the name and image of the missing individual.
QUEENS, N.Y. (PIX11) – Police are searching for a 7-year-old boy who went missing after he was last seen leaving a Nike store in Queens on Sunday.
The boy was last seen inside the Shops at Skyview at 40-24 College Point Blvd. around 7:20 p.m.
Police described him as being around 4’2″ with brown hair and black eyes. The boy was last seen wearing gray jeans, a black winter coat with a white fur collar, and blue sneakers.
Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
Erin Pflaumer is a digital content producer from Long Island who has covered both local and national news since 2018. She joined PIX11 in 2023. See more of her work here.