PUEBLO, Colo. - UPDATE: A boy who had come up missing after school at Roncalli STEM Academy has returned to his home and is safe.
12-year-old Joshua Martinez returned home on his own late Tuesday night, after police asked the public's help in locating him.
His safe return was confirmed by his grandmother, who thanked the public for their efforts.
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The Pueblo Police Department is asking for your help in finding a missing 12-year-old.
Joshua Martinez was last seen towards the end of the school day on Tuesday. He is a student at Roncalli STEM Academy. He was supposed to get on the bus to go home but never got on.
Martinez is described as Hispanic, standing 5'2" tall and weighing about 140 pounds. He is reported to have red hair, not blue as the attached photo shows.
If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Joshua Martinez, you are urged to call the Pueblo Police Department immediately at (719) 553-2502.