[UPDATED with Michael Joaquin Ablian Found:] Have You Seen This Boy?

See update at the end of this post on the Buena Park boy being found safe . . . in Anaheim!

ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 22, 1:01 A.M.: Have you seen this boy?

Michael Joaquin Ablian, 9, has been missing since 7 a.m. Monday, according to a bulletin from the Buena Park Police Department.

He may have been on his black Mongoose style bike and possibly carrying a blue single shoulder strap bag.

He is further described as 4-foot-2, 65 pounds with black eyes and a shaved head, although his hair color is black. He has only been in the United States for four months, but he does speak English.

Here is a larger look at him:

Michael Joaquin Ablian is missing.
Michael Joaquin Ablian is missing.
Courtesy of Buena Park Police Department

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergio Lepe at 714.562.3905.

UPDATE, AUG. 22, 8:24 A.M.: Corporal Andy Luong, the Buena Park Police Department media relations officer, broke the good news last night:

"The 9-year-old missing child was located at approximately 2000 hrs by Anaheim Police officers in the 1400 block of West Catherine, in the city of Anaheim. He appears to be in good condition, however our detectives are interviewing him at this time to ascertain as to his whereabouts in the last 12 hrs or if anything suspicious occurred. Thanks for all your help, and I'm glad this came to a positive resolution."

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