UPDATE: Clearwater police report Rafael Diaz has been found safe. 

The previous story is below.


CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The search is on for a missing 12-year-old boy who last was seen getting off a school bus.

Rafael Diaz was spotted around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday in the area of Hobart Avenue and Ridgewood Street, according to the Clearwater Police Department.

Police said Diaz is wearing the same clothes as seen in the picture.

Anyone with information about Diaz's whereabouts is asked to call police at 727-562-4242.

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