HPD: Missing boy, 7, found at friend's house

May 12, 2012 10:38:21 AM PDT
Houston police called off their search Saturday for a missing seven-year-old boy after he was found safe.

Manuel Pizarro Jr. disappeared Friday night. He was seen riding his bicycle in an east Houston neighborhood, but he never made it home.

Police sent out a missing persons alert and scoured the area.

An HPD spokesperson announced around 12:30pm that the boy had been found. He was staying at a friend's house, officials said.