*UPDATE* Missing 8 year old boy returns home safely

Image Credit: APD Twitter


Austin Police say missing child was found safe.  The child returned home safely on his own.  

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Austin Police are looking for missing 8 year old boy last seen in Southwest Austin near Lacrosse & Spruce Canyon.

Police describe the child as having blonde hair and blue eyes.

The boy was last seen wearing a black shirt and black shorts with a white stripe.

APD alerted the public that the child was missing around 4:45 pm Tuesday via twitter.


If you have seen a child matching the description please contact authorities, Call 911.