NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An 8-year-old boy who had been reported missing in the Bronx has been found and is safe.

Jake Sutherland, 8, was last seen near Story Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard around 8:50 a.m. Wednesday.

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Jake Sutherland (credit: New York Police Department)

 

Sources tell CBS2 that was with his mom and other kids on the way to the supermarket. Jake wanted ice cream and his mother said no so he decided to get it on his own and ran off, sources said.

Sources said he has run away 19 times before and takes medication for ADHD.

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