The Brigantine Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing 12-year-old handicapped boy.

** Update: the boy has been found safe. **

As of 6:00 this evening (June 4th), the Brigantine Police Department is looking for a 12 year old boy who weighs 84 pounds, stands 4' 7", and is wearing a red Ryan Howard Phillies shirt with black sneakers. The child's name is Jeffery, he is handicapped, and was last seen running in the area of 29th and Revere.

An update on the story: the Brigantine Police Department is reporting that he has been found safe and they thank the public for their help.

Information courtesy of the Brigantine Police Department.