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UPDATE: The teen was located and is back safely with his family. IMPD thanks the community for their concern and assistance. 


INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police are asking for the public’s help finding a missing teenager.

Police say the 16-year-old was last seen in the area of Sycamore Run Drive and Southport Road on the city’s southeast side.

He was wearing a white shirt, black pants and carrying a camo backpack, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

IMPD added he was riding a black Schwinn bicycle with lime green lettering, and may be headed to the Shelbyville area.

Authorities ask that anyone who finds him to call 911 immediately.