Missing Oakland 9-year-old boy found


Oakland police said early Saturday morning that the 9-year-old boy who was reported as having gone missing several hours prior has been found.   

Police said in an advisory past 1 a.m. that Isaiah Foster has been safely located. No other details were provided.   

Authorities had sought the public's help in finding Foster who, they said, was last seen around 12 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of East 28th Street.   

At the time he was reported to be missing, Foster was described by his family as being in good physical and mental condition, but police said he was at risk due to his age.   


Oakland police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 9-year-old boy.

Isaiah Foster was last seen Friday around noon in the 1000 block of E. 28th Street. He was last seen wearing a white shirt and brownish-orange pants.

Isaiah is described as a Black boy with black hair and brown eyes. He stands at 5 feet 1 inch and weighs 160 pounds. His family told police he's in good physical and mental condition. 

Anyone with information about Isaiah is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department at (510) 238-3641.