D.C. police have located missing 15-year-old Ira Shaw-Bates Monday October 23, 2017.


D.C. Police need the public's help finding a missing teenager, Ira Shaw-Bates.

The 15-year-old was last seen Saturday in the 1000 block of Maryland Avenue Northeast.

He is described as a black male, 5’5” tall, 130 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a long white shirt, burgundy pants, and red shoes. He was carrying a black backpack.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Ira Shaw-Bates is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099, the Youth and Family Services Division at 202-576-6768, or 911.