LOCATED Update: Missing 11-year-old boy, Acacia Ridge

Police are continuing to appeal for public assistance to help locate an 11-year-old boy reported missing from Acacia Ridge.

He was last seen around 4pm yesterday on Beatty Road, but hasn’t been seen or contacted family or friends since.

Police have been searching today, but haven’t been able to locate the boy.

Concerns are held due to the boy’s age and the time he has been missing.

He is described as of African appearance, approximately 100cms tall, with a slim build and short black hair.

He is believed to be wearing long dark pants, light coloured t-shirt and red shoes.

Investigations are continuing, and police are asking anyone that can assist them to contact them urgently.

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