Kansas City police search in freezing weather for 6-year-old boy who left Northland home
Kansas City police were searching in the freezing weather for a 6-year-old boy who left his Northland home Thursday night.
Police said the child was last seen leaving the home on foot around 9 p.m. in the 5100 block of Northeast 63rd Terrace.
The child, identified by police as David Dimbiri, is described as a black male, 3 feet tall, around 50 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes, wearing a dark blue jacket and dark blue sweatpants.
Officers and personnel from the fire department have been searching the neighborhood on foot and utilizing a drone off N.E. 63rd Street and North Brighton Avenue, scanner traffic indicated. Police were also checking surrounding areas.
The search continued late Thursday, when temperatures reached the single digits. It’s expected to drop below zero by the early-morning hours Friday, according to the forecast for the area.