Oakland police are requesting the public's help in locating a 15-year-old at-risk boy who went missing Monday afternoon.
Police describe the missing boy, Boston Mario Fortenberry, as an African American standing 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighing 190 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing a tie-dye shirt, blue shorts and blue athletic shoes, police said.
Fortenberry was last seen at about 2 p.m. on Monday near his home in the 2600 block of 67th Avenue, according to police.
The boy is considered at-risk because of his special needs, police said.
Anyone with information about the boy's whereabouts is asked to contact Oakland Police Department's Missing Persons investigators at 510-238-3641.
Persons wishing to remain anonymous may contact police by texting TIP OAKLANDPD to 888777 from a cellphone followed by a tip or by calling the tip line at 855-847-7247