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10-year-old boy missing

Melvin Allen, 10, missing after leaving his grandmother's house on his way to school (Source: New Orleans Police Dept.) Melvin Allen, 10, missing after leaving his grandmother's house on his way to school (Source: New Orleans Police Dept.)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police need your help finding a 10-year-old boy who left for school this morning but never arrived.

His grandmother called police to say Melvin Allen left her home in the 3200 block of Toledano Street at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday but never made it to school.

He's described as 5'2" tall and weighs 120 pounds. He was last seen wearing a red YMCA shirt and black shorts.

If you've seen him, you're asked to call NOPD Detective Jerusha Carroll or any Sixth District detective at 504-658-6060.

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