11-year-old boy missing since Thursday night

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Oakland police are searching for an 11-year-old boy who’s been missing since Thursday night. 

Zae’yanti Morris was last seen at around 9:30 p.m. in the 800 block of 52nd Street. According to police, it is unknown what the child was last seen wearing. 

Morris is described as a Black male, 5’1” tall and around 106 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. 

His family told the police that he is in good physical and mental condition. Anyone with information regarding Morris’ whereabouts is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (510) 238-3641.


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.