The D.C. police department is asking for the public’s help in finding 10-year-old Dequan Simpson.

Dequan was last seen in the 1400 block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northeast on Thursday, Oct. 5.

He’s between 4’6” and 4’8” tall and weighs 120 pounds. He has black hair.

Dequan was last seen wearing a blue shirt, tan pants, and black Nike shoes. He also was carrying a clear backpack.

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


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