UPDATE: On Sunday afternoon, the child was found alive and well, officials in Blaine say.
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities in the north metro are asking the public’s help in finding a boy who went missing over the weekend.
The Blaine Police Department says 12-year-old Dylan Niesen was last seen riding a bike around 10 a.m. Saturday in the area of 128th/Fillmore Street Northeast.
Neisen is described as standing about 5-feet tall and weighing 110 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and braces on his teeth.
The bike he was riding was a black Mongoose BMX-style bike with foot pegs on the wheels.
Authorities did not immediately give a description of what Niesen was wearing.
Anyone with information on Niesen’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.