Missing Morgan Park boy located

Derek Thomas | Chicago Police

CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - A 10-year-old boy reported missing Thursday from the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side has been found.

Derek Thomas was last seen near the 11000 block of South Western Avenue wearing a maroon polo shirt, tan pants and blue gym shoes and carrying a black backpack, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

He has since been located, police said Friday morning.