BREAKING UPDATE: Police Release Image of Missing 8-Year-Old Newark Boy UPDATE 2:22PM FOUND SAFE

Police in Essex County are on the search for a missing child who hasn't been seen in several days.

Police say Eight-year-old Niyad Robinson lives in Newark but was last seen just before 3 p.m. Sunday in the area of William and North Grove streets in East Orange.

Robinson is 4-foot tall and weighs about 40 pounds and is known to frequent the areas of Chadwick Avenue, Peshine Avenue, Avon Avenue, Astor Street and Jelliff Avenue in Newark.

A police alert that went out earlier in the week noted that the child could be in danger according to the alert.

If you have seen this child, please contact police.