Missing Chesterfield child located, safely returned home

Posted at 9:10 PM, Oct 10, 2023
and last updated 2023-10-11 14:47:12-04

UPDATE: Christopher Rooks Jr. was located and has been safely returned to his home, according to Chesterfield Police. No additional information was released.

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- The Chesterfield County Police Department is currently searching for a missing 10-year-old boy.

Christopher Rooks Jr. was last seen on October 10, leaving his home on the 12000 block of Edenshire Road in Chesterfield.

Christopher is a Black male, 5 feet tall, weighs about 60 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. Christopher was last seen wearing a yellow shirt with "Amelia" on it, khaki pants, and black shoes.

He was riding a black and red bicycle with "Dredd" written on it.

If you have information on Christopher's whereabouts, you are asked to call the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660, or through the P3 app.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can email to send a tip.

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