Police: Missing 9-year-old found, City Watch cancelled

Dewayne Alexander

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A missing 9-year-old has been found in the 700 block of Hazelwood in northeast Memphis, confirms the Memphis Police Department.

A City Watch alert was issued for Dewayne Alexander after he didn’t return home from school Friday afternoon.

Alexander was last seen walking home from school in the 3300 block of Ford Road.

He had not been seen or heard from since.

Alexander is 3-foot-8, about 50 pounds and was weraing a navy blue hoodie with white uniform shirt and navy uniform pants.

He was located around 3:30 p.m.