SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) – The latest on the search for a missing Sacramento County boy:
Authorities say a boy missing from his south Sacramento home since Wednesday has been found safe.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department says 9-year-old KC “Jimmy” Nguyen was found near his home. A local news crew spotted him walking in the area; he tried to run off, but was soon caught by missing persons detectives.
Nguyen will soon be reunited with his family, deputies say.
He was considered at-risk due to his age.
Authorities are asking for help in finding an at-risk missing boy.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department says 9-year-old KC “Jimmy” Nguyen was last seen playing in front of his 8000 block of 68th Avenue apartment Wednesday evening.
Nguyen is considered at-risk due to his age, deputies say.
He’s described as being 4’6″ tall, about 60-70 pounds, and has a one-inch birthmark on his right sideburn. Nguyen was wearing a white Nike t-shirt, black shorts and black shoes when he was last seen.
Anyone who sees him or knows where he might be is asked to call the sheriff’s department at (916) 874-5115.