FANWOOD, NJ — UPDATE: Fanwood police have safely located the missing teenager they were searching for Wednesday night.

ORIGINAL STORY: Fanwood police are asking the community for assistance in locating a runaway 13-year-old boy.

The Fanwood resident has light brown hair and brown eyes, is 5 ft. 3 inches tall, and weighs about 110 lbs. He was wearing a white tee-shirt that says "lacrosse" in red and green, black shorts and white and black Nike sneakers, according to the police description.

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The boy was last seen at 4 p.m. Wednesday while riding a red BMX bike. 

Anyone who has seen him is asked to contact Fanwood police at 908-322-5000.