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Police Looking For Missing Boy, 6, From Brooklyn

Cops Say Edwin Rodriguez Jr. Was Taken By His Father
Edwin Rodriguez Jr./Edwin Rodriguez Sr. (credit: NYPD)

Edwin Rodriguez Jr./Edwin Rodriguez Sr. (credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police in Brooklyn are looking for a missing 6-year-old boy who cops say was taken by his father on Thursday.

Edwin Rodriguez Jr. was last seen leaving his home at 149 Ten Eyck Walk around 8 p.m., police said.

Police say the little boy is about 4-feet-8-inches tall, weighs about 65 pounds with brown eyes and short black hair. He was last seen wearing a blue T-shirt, and blue jeans.

Cops are also looking for his father, 24-year-old Edwin Rodriguez Sr. He is described as being about 5-feet-4-inches tall, around 145 pounds with brown eyes and short black hair.

Anyone with information on where they might be is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visit Crimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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