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UPDATE: Pittsburgh Police Seek the Public’s Help to Find Missing Juvenile Male

Date: August 10, 2020
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: All zones

UPDATE 08/12/20 10:50 a.m.

Taesean Gibson has returned home safely. Thank you to the media and the public for your concern and shares on social media.


Original Post:

Pittsburgh Police Special Victims Unit is asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing juvenile male.

Twelve-year-old Taesean Gibson is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall, 155 pounds, with short black hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen at his home on the North Side on August 9 at about 7:45 p.m. wearing ripped blue jeans, a black, white, and green skull t-shirt, and black Nike shoes.

He is known to spend time in the Homewood area.

If you have any information, please contact SVU detectives at:

(412) 323-7141.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz