UPDATE: Sept, 22, 2012 – Erik Thompson has been found and has returned home safely.
Erik Thompson, Jr, 12, is missing from Columbus, Ohio. He was last seen leaving a family friends house late Thursday evening at 11 p.m., near the 4400 block of Dundee Avenue.
The father of the missing 12-year-old says his son walked to school on Thursday morning and did not return home after leaving a friend’s house at about 11 p.m. Thursday night.
Erik is 4′ 11″ and 90 pounds with short, black, afro-style haircut and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing a gray shirt and khaki pant, the school uniform for Sherwood Middle School.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Columbus police at 645-4545.