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UPDATE: Police Seek the Public's Assistance in Search for Missing 12-Year-Old Boy

Date: March 9, 2023
Incident Type: Missing person
Location: All zones

UPDATE: Omari Howard was found safe. 

Pittsburgh Police SVU detectives are asking for the public's help to find a missing boy.

Omari Howard, 12,  was last seen in Carrick on Monday, March 6. He's 5'8", 180, with high black box cut hair and hazel eyes. He was last wearing a purple/black hoody.

Howard is known to spend time in Brentwood, Carrick, Mount Oliver and South Side neighborhoods.

If you have any information regarding his location, please call (412) 323-7141 or call 9-1-1.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz