Update: Malcolm McMillan was found safe.
Police are looking for a missing 13-year-old boy from Cutler Bay, and they need the public’s help to reunite him with his family.
Malcolm McMillan left his parents a note and ran away from his home in the 9900 block of Southwest 194th Street on Tuesday, said Miami-Dade police spokesman Det. Alvaro Zabaleta.
The teen was spotted by his father at a Coral Gables 7-Eleven on Thursday, Zabaleta said, and the boy took off running, leaving his backpack and laptop behind.
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“He is in no way, shape or form in danger,” Zabaleta said. “He doesn’t want to be found.”
Malcolm, who is 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds and has green eyes and brown hair, left his residence wearing a dark green T-shirt. He might be riding his red bicycle.
Anyone with information about McMillan’s whereabouts should contact the Miami-Dade Police Department missing persons squad at (305) 418-7200 or Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS (8477).