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UPDATE:The young boy reported missing earlier has been found safe by officers in Esquimalt. We have removed his name for privacy.

Earlier: Victoria Police is seeking immediate assistance in their search for missing boy (name removed).

The 11-year-old was last seen in the 900-block of Selkirk Avenue at around 12 p.m. on Friday, May 1st.

There is currently no available photograph of the boy to share.

The boy was described as part Indigenous, part Caucasian and is described by police as having an olive complexion.

He stands 5’2″ tall, has short, light brown hair, and was last seen wearing a purple “West 49” hoodie and black track pants,

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911 immediately.