Original report: According to WDSU-TV, Derell Sylvester, 10, and some relatives were playing on Treme's Lafitte Greenway about 3 p.m. Sunday, New Orleans police said. Four hours later, the others went back home and realized that Sylvester had disappeared, the outlet reported. They then looked for him but could not find him, police said.
Sylvester's hair is brown and black, and his eyes are brown, WGNO-TV reported. The 4-foot-8, 120-pound boy was dressed in a yellow shirt with black pants and red shoes, authorities said.