Update: Missing 12-year-old boy found safe
Update: Child found safe
The Prescott Police Department reported on Monday evening that they were looking for a 12-year-old boy who ran away from Prescott Mile High Middle School the afternoon of Dec. 9.
Later in the evening the boy was found safe. In a Facebook post the department thanked the public.
"We appreciate all of the shares and comments," The post said. "[The boy] has been found and is safe!"
Original post (child's name now removed)
The Prescott Police Department reported on Monday evening that they are looking for a child who ran away from Prescott Mile High Middle School on Monday afternoon, Dec. 9.
The Department is looking for the 12-year-old.... He is 4’11” tall, weighs 86 pounds and has sandy blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a black and gray sweater, blue jeans, white tennis shoes and a red, black and blue backpack.
According to the Facebook post, the boy “ran away from Prescott Mile High Middle School this afternoon and was last seen in the area of Granite Creek Park. With the temperatures dropping into the high 20s or low 30s, we are concerned for the welfare of Chase. If you have seen him or know where he might be, please call us at 928-445-3131.”
Information provided by the Prescott Police Department.