Missing Atlanta 11-year-old found

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UPDATE: According to the Atlanta Police Department, 11-year-old Christopher Dodson Jr. has been found safe at a nearby location and will be reunited with his family. The original story is below.

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Police Department’s Special Victim’s Unit is asking for your help locating 11-year-old Christopher Dodson Jr. 

According to police, Christopher is a black male, 4’3 in height, weighs about 120 pounds. Christopher has browns eyes, a low fade haircut and has earrings in both of his ears. He was last seen at 1150 Astor Ave. SW wearing a white shirt, navy and orange colored shorts.  

Police say Christopher got into a dispute with his stepmother regarding his school work today.vWhen the stepmother returned home at about 12:45 p.m., Christopher was not home.  

The investigation remains ongoing. Police are asking anyone who has seen Christopher or who knows his whereabouts to call 911 immediately or Detectives with the Special Victim’s Unit at 404-546-4260. The case number is 21-061-1146.