Missing 12-year-old boy found safe

Courtesy Boston Police Department
Hakim Boyles, 12, who went missing on Monday.

A 12-year-old boy who went missing Monday has been found safe, officials said.

Boston police issued a missing person alert for Hakim Boyles after he was last seen near 15 Leroy St. in Dorchester on Monday morning. Police cancelled the alert about 7:30 p.m.

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