(UPDATE: FOUND) Aurora Police Searching for Missing 5 Year-Old Boy, Last Seen Near Spruce St and Chestnut St, Aurora

Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy
Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy.

Aurora police are actively search for a missing 5-year old boy from the west side of Aurora. Police are also seeking the assistance of the public. His name is Mubengwa, and he was last seen on foot about 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 10, 2019 in the block of 400 Spruce Street.

UPDATE: The missing child was located near his church. The child is safe and reunited with his family. Thank you to everyone who went looking for him. Please share. The original post has been updated.

— Aurora Police Department

The last known sighting is in a residential neighborhood of single-family homes west of downtown Aurora and about 7 blocks west of the Fox River.

Mubengwa only speaks Swahili. He was last seen wearing a red T-shirt, blue pants with an orange stripe down the side. He may also have a white jacket. Aurora police are urging anyone who sees a child matching this description to call 630-256-5000. Callers may also call 9-1-1 if they think they might see Mubengwa.

Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy
Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy.
Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy
Mubengwa, missing Aurora, Illinois boy.




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Update : The missing child was located safe and sound!

MISSING CHILD : Please be on the look out!

We are looking for a missing five year old boy from the west side of Aurora. His name is Mubengwa (Moo-beng-wa) and also goes by the nickname of “Gluoire” (Glu-r). He was last seen on foot in the 400 block of Spruce St. at 5pm today. Mubengwa only speaks Swahili. He was last seen wearing a red t shirt, blue pants with an orange stripe down the side, and possibly a white jacket. If you see any child matching that description, please call us at 630-256-5000. Please reshare #missingchild #aurorailpolice #missingkid

— Aurora Police Department