FOUND: TPD searches for missing boy

Posted at 10:38 AM, Sep 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-01 07:08:39-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - TPD says that DeJuan Peterson, 12, has been found safe and sound.

The Special Victims Unit of the Tallahassee Police Department are searching for missing/runaway juvenile, DeJuan Peterson. 

Police say Peterson is 12 years old, 5 feet tall, 105 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Investigators say he was last seen on Thursday, August 31, at approximately 8:30 p.m., walking south on Holton St. in Tallahassee. He was last seen walking with a similar aged child. 

Peterson was wearing an orange striped shirt, jean shorts and grey sneakers. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Tallahassee Police Department at (850) 891-4200.