Halifax county boy

Police did not release the boy's name but said he has been found and is safe.

Update: Police reported that the boy was found and is safe. Original coverage of the incident below.

An 11-year-old Halifax County boy has gone missing, according to a WSET report.

The Halifax County sheriff's office sent out an alert regarding the incident at about 12:30 p.m. The boy, who is four feet and one inch tall, went missing from the 3100 block of Henderson Street in Halifax County.

The sheriff's department did not release the boy's name. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt and a white bandana.

Anyone with information or who has seen the boy is asked to call the Halifax County Sheriffs Office at 434-476-3339 or the Person County Sheriff's Office at 336-597-0500.