Critically missing 10-year-old DC boy has been found

D.C. police and the FBI are searching for Malachi Hooks, 10. (Courtesy D.C. police)(Constantino, Abigail)
UPDATE, 12/31/2018, 11:15 p.m.: D.C. police said that 10-year-old Malachi Hooks of D.C. has been found.


WASHINGTON — The FBI has joined D.C. police in looking for missing 10-year-old boy Malachi Hooks.

Hooks, of D.C., was last seen near Garfield Park on the 200 block of I Street SE on Friday around 3:45 p.m.

He has a light brown complexion, is 5 feet 3 inches tall and 124 pounds. Malachi has brown eyes and black hair and was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt, gray sweatpants, a black coat and gray New Balance shoes.

Anyone with information about Malachi should call D.C. police at 202-727-9099 or the FBI at 202-278-2000.

D.C. police and the FBI are searching for Malachi Hooks, 10. (Courtesy D.C. police)

Below is the area where Malachi was last seen.

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Abigail Constantino

Abigail Constantino started her journalism career writing for a local newspaper in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is a graduate of American University and The George Washington University.

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