12-year-old reported missing in Portsmouth found safe

Posted at 9:58 PM, Jan 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-22 05:55:58-05

Update: Michael M. Key has been located safely. 

Portsmouth, Va. – Police in Portsmouth need your help to find a missing 12-year-old boy.

They are looking for Michael M. Key of Portsmouth.

Family members say Key was last seen going outside to take out the trash in the 1400 block of Leckie Street at around 7 p.m.

When he did not come back inside, his family started to look for him but were not able to locate him.

Michael Key is as a black male standing approximately 5’9” tall and weighing 150 pounds.  He has brown eyes and black hair.  Michael was last seen wearing a black and gray hoodie, gray jeans, pink socks and black sandals.

If you’ve seen Key, please call the Portsmouth Police Department at 757-393-5300 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.