UPDATE: An 11-year-old boy who went missing Tuesday from his home in the Bronx was found safe, the NYPD said.


THE BRONX, N.Y. (PIX11) —  The NYPD was asking for the public’s help Wednesday morning to find a missing boy from the Bronx who is just 11 years old.

The boy was last seen in his family’s home on Walton Avenue in the Bronx at 5 p.m. Tuesday. He was wearing a light blue shirt and navy pants with black and white sneakers.

The boy is 4 feet, ten inches tall and weighs about 108 pounds, with a slim build.

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).