ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) — UPDATE (3:53 p.m.): The boy has been found safe, sheriff’s deputies said.

Original: An 8-year-old is missing and an Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to help find him.

The young boy was last seen around 2 p.m. at High Plains Elementary School located at 6100 S. Fulton St.

The tweet from Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office said his parent was late picking him up from school and he has not been seen since he walked out of the building.

ACSO said dozens of deputies were searching the area, trails and a nearby pond.