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Missing at-risk 12-year-old found safe

Posted at 11:42 AM, Jun 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-04 19:35:14-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — UPDATE: Bakersfield police say that they have found an at-risk 12-year-old boy who was reported missing Monday.

Officials say Anthony Joseph Barreraz is safe and reunited with family.


Barreraz went missing around noon on June 3 in the 5200 block of Dunsmuir Road. He's considered at-risk because of his age.

Barreraz is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-4 and 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black short-sleeve t-shirt with the word "THRASHER" printed on the front. He was also wearing Vans brand sandals.

Anyone with information on where Barreraz is, call Bakersfield Police at 661-327-7111.