UPDATE: Police confirmed just after 11 p.m. Tuesday the missing boy has been found.
"Thank you for all of your help in looking for him," the tweet from police stated.
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SALT LAKE CITY -- The Salt Lake City Police Department asked for the public's help Tuesday in locating a missing 12-year-old boy.
Sakeasi Lloa was last seen wearing khaki pants and a blue/teal polo shirt with a black hoodie over it. He is four feet 10 inches tall.
Police said Sakeasi was last seen at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday near 1300 W. 1700 S.
Details regarding how Sakeasi went missing were not known at the time of this report.
Anyone with information on Sakeasi's whereabouts can call Salt Lake City Police Dispatch at (801) 799-3000.