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UPDATE: Pittsburgh Police Seek the Public's Assistance in Locating Kidnapped Juvenile Male

Date: November 5, 2021
Incident Type: Kidnapping
Location: All zones

UPDATE: 11/06/21 10:23 a.m.

Delon Napper has been found safe in Detroit.

Troy Graham-Napper was arrested by Michigan State Police on a warrant for Interfering with Custody and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

Pittsburgh Police would like to thank the Michigan State Police Fugitive Response team for their work on this case.

Original incident details:

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded to the 7100 block of Idlewild Street around 7:30 p.m. for reports that a juvenile male had been taken from his mother's home by a known person who does not have custody of the child.

Eight-year-old Delon Napper is described as 4 feet 3 inches tall with a thin build and short black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black sweatsuit and white t-shirt traveling in a gray Subaru SUV with Michigan plates and a possible plate number of DWN6016. The vehicle may be heading to Detroit.

Delon is with his father's girlfriend, Auja Pettyway, 31, and possibly his father, Troy Graham-Napper, 31. All pictured below.

If you have any information please call 9-1-1 immediately.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz