Update: 12-year-old Staten Island boy found safe after being reported missing

Posted at 8:49 PM, Jul 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-07 16:27:32-04

STATEN ISLAND — A 12-year-old Staten Island boy was found safe and reunited with his family after being reported missing on Thursday, police said.

John Rivera, 12, was reported missing. (NYPD)

John Rivera was last seen at his Elm Street home around 2:45 p.m. on the Fourth of July, officials said. He was reunited with his family later that day.