UPDATE: A missing 9-year-old was reported to be back home Wednesday morning.
Emergency dispatchers announced shortly after 11 a.m. that the boy was home.
Omaha police are asking for the public's help in locating a 9-year-old boy who has been missing since about 5 p.m. Tuesday, when he left his home near 50th Avenue and Lafayette Avenue.
Foul play is not suspected, according police spokesman Officer Michael Pecha.
Patrick Katihabwa is described as being 4-feet tall and 95 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a yellow jacket with black accents and white Nike shoes with a blue symbol.
The police department has activated a calling tree in an effort to locate Patrick. Anyone with information can call (402) 444-5818 or (402) 444-5867. — Kevin Cole