Missing 12-year-old from Lancaster County found safe

EAST COCALICO TWP., Lancaster County — UPDATE: Owen May was found safe in the Reinholds area, according to a press release from the East Cocalico Police Department.

PREVIOUSLY: Police are searching for a 12-year-old boy who went missing Wednesday.

According to police, the Owen May walked away from a home on Aspen Court in Denver Borough. He is 5’4″ tall, weighs 120 pounds and has straight blonde hair with a scar on his right cheek under his eye. Police say May also wears braces. There is no clothing description.

Police are asking residents of Denver and the surrounding communities to assist in locating May.  Residents are asked to check any out buildings or sheds on their property.  With the cold temperatures overnight, May could have attempted to shelter in one of these buildings.

Any business or residence equipped with a surveillance system is asked to review footage from January 24, 2018 at 0930 hours to the present time.

Anyone seeking a boy fitting this description should contact East Cocalico Police at 717-336-1725 or Lancaster County Communications at 717-664-1180.