8-year-old boy found after being reported missing in Aurora Friday afternoon

Gavin Meyers

AURORA, Colo. — Aurora police said an 8-year-old boy had been found Friday night. He was reported missing from his home in the 18300 block of East Amherst Avenue at about 2:40 p.m.

Police said he left with a backpack and scooter, so they issued an alert to make sure he was found safe, especially after the sun went down.

The boy was found safe.