HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police Department asked or the public's help after issuing a missing person alert Thursday evening for a local juvenile -- Ivan Shawn Johnson.  The boy was last seen at approximately 3:26 pm on August 13 leaving his home on the 1700 block of Chambers Street in Hamilton.  

Johnson, a 12-year-old black male, was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, tan khakis with a red/white stripe, and black Air Nike Max sneakers.  Police have previously described him as five feet six inches tall weighing approximately 130 pounds.   He may be in possession of a white bicycle.

Ivan was seen running toward South Broad St.   He is known to frequent the area of Cadwalader Park, Carteret Avenue and the 800 block of Genesee Street in Trenton.  

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Ivan went missing previously in June but was returned home safely two weeks later.   

Individuals with any information about Johnson's whereabouts are asked to contact Hamilton Township Juvenile Detective Matthew Donovan at (609) 689-5824 or MDonovan@Hamiltonpd.org.  Information also can be left on the Hamilton Township Police Crime Tip Hotline at (609) 581-4008.

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