NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Wednesday were searching for a 9-year-old boy who was missing from his Brownsville, Brooklyn home.

Morr Ceesay was last seen around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday in the lobby of the building where he lives on Saratoga Avenue near Pitkin Avenue in Brooklyn, police said.

He is described as a black male standing about 4 feet 9 inches tall and weighing about 70 pounds. He was last seen wearing a three-quarter-length black coat, dark blue pants, a white shirt, black sneakers, and a black backpack.

Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.