Update: 4-year-old boy found safe after going missing from Crystal home

The toddlers disappearance sparked an alert on Friday evening.
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UPDATE 10:40 P.M.

Crystal Police Department says that DeShawn has been found and is safe.

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Police in Crystal are looking for a 4-year-old boy who went missing from home Friday night.

The boy, called DeShawn (nickname "Shaky"), wandered away from his home in the 6600 block of 50th Avenue North at around 7:30 p.m.

He walked out the front door and is not dressed for the cold weather, Crystal PD said.

He's described as a light-skinned, mixed-race boy, last seen wearing a long-sleeve, gray T-shirt and blue pants.

Anyone with information should Crystal police via Hennepin County Dispatch at 952-258-5321.

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