UPDATE: Missing 13-year-old boy found safe
Last updated at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 20
Anchorage police say Allister Ekstrom has been found and returned home safely.
The Anchorage Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a 13-year-old boy last seen in the Mountain View neighborhood Thursday evening.
The boy, Allister Ekstrom, left his home Thursday around 5pm following a “verbal altercation with a family member,” police wrote in an online alert.
APD asking public for help locating 13 yo Allister Ekstrom last seen on bike in Mt. View area yesterday evening. https://t.co/amNii7YuFV
— APD Public Info. (@APDInfo) March 19, 2016
Ekstrom was seen leaving his Mountain View home on a blue bicycle, wearing gray jeans and a black hoodie.
“Efforts to locate him at known friends and relatives have been unsuccessful, and there is concern for his well-being,” police wrote.
Police describe him as 4 foot 11, about 95 pounds with brown eyes and hair.
If you have any information regarding his whereabouts, you are asked to call APD at 786-8900.
This is a developing story, please check back for updates.