Missing child alert issued for 10-year-old Miami boy

Alert for Jerman Octelus, 10, issued Saturday

Jerman Octelus, 10, of Miami-Dade County. (Florida Department of Law Enforcement)

MIAMI – A missing child alert was issued Saturday for Jerman Octelus, 10, of Miami, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

Authorities said Octelus was last seen in the area of the 7000 block of Northeast Miami Court in Miami wearing a red shirt and black shorts with white stripes.

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Octelus is 5 feet, 1 inches tall and weighs around 116 pounds, according to FDLE.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Miami Police Department at 305-579-6111 or 911.

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