ALERT: Police Search for Missing Autistic 8-Year-Old Newark Boy UPDATE 9:02pm Found Safe!

Police officials in Newark seek the public's help locating a 9-year-old boy who went missing from his home earlier this afternoon.

According to police, Donnell Carrol was qlast seen at his residence in the 400 block of South 19th Street at around 3:30 p.m.

Police say Donnell was last observed wearing a white tank top, black basketball shorts, and white and blue Nike Retro 9 sneakers.

According to police, Donnell is 4’3” tall, weighs about 50 pounds, brown complexion, and has brown eyes.

Donnell suffers from Autism spectrum police said.

If you know where Donnell is, please contact Newark Police at 973-733-6000 or inbox our staff here at RLS Metro.

Thank you.