UPDATE 05/10/2022 – Columbus Police say Dezmone Jones-Edward has been located safely.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — Columbus Police is asking the public’s assistance in locating a critically missing 11-year-old that was last seen on May 9, 2022.

According to the Columbus Police Department, Dezmone Jones-Edwards was last seen around the 2200 block Tillman Street. He is described as follows:

  • Black male
  • 5 foot 1 inch
  • 100 pounds
  • Brown eyes
  • Freshly braided black hair, bleached tips

Jones-Edwards was last seen wearing a white Maruchan Ramen Noodle graphic shirt, black shorts with a lime green stripe on the side, and black Champion slides.

Anyone with information on Jones-Edward’s whereabouts is encouraged to contact either 911, or the Columbus Police Department Youth Services at 706-653-3449.