Police: Missing 11-year-old Ypsilanti boy found

Posted at 9:56 AM, Aug 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-10 16:42:03-04

YPSILANTI, Mich. (WXYZ) — UPDATE: 11-year-old Darious has been located, according to police. He is now in his father's custody.


Ypsilanti police have issued an endangered missing advisory for 11-year-old Darious Dawayne Ross.

Darious was last seen Aug. 9 around 6 p.m. on the 200 block of West Michigan Ave in Ypsilanti. Police say the boy called his dad around this time and was told to be home around 7 p.m.

The boy's father told police Darious never returned home. His father checked the area for Darious but could not find him.

Police describe the 11-year-old as 5-feet 4-inches tall, about 90 pounds with brown hair and eyes. He was last seen wearing a black and white T-shirt, blue gym shorts and black and white shoes.

If you know where Darious could be, call 911 or Ypsilanti police at (734) 483-9510 immediately.