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UPDATE: Missing boy, 12, found safe in Santa Maria

Posted at 11:01 AM, Apr 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 14:08:01-04

UPDATE: The Santa Maria Police Department says a missing boy considered to be at-risk has been found.

Eduardo Diaz Morelos, 12, was located at about 10 a.m. Friday near the Town Center Mall, according to police.

Officers say the boy was reported missing after he ran away but has since been reunited with his parents.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Santa Maria Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a missing at-risk 12-year-old boy.

Eduardo Diaz Morelos is approximately 5’0″ tall and 110 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Morelos was last seen wearing a teal colored shirt and whitewashed ripped jeans.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Santa Maria Police Department at (805) 928-3781.