Urgent! Boy, 8, missing in Prince George’s County

by Ellen Killoran

The little boy disappeared on Wednesday

A search is underway for a little boy who went missing Wednesday in Prince George’s County in Maryland.

Mohamed Drame, 8 years old, was last seen on Wednesday at about 6 p.m., according to NBC News 4. He was reportedly on the 9100 block of Lanham Severn Road in Lanham, Maryland.

His aunt told the news station that Mohamed typically goes to a mosque there after school.

Mohamed was wearing gray sweatpants and a camouflage jacket when he was last seen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Prince George’s Police Department at 301-352-1200

Ellen is a seasoned journalist and former media & entertainment reporter with a taste for true crime. Formerly a senior editor at IBTimes, her work has appeared in Forbes, Rolling Stone, Maxim, NYMag, Indiewire, and more. She co-produced the HBO documentary "Youth Knows No Pain" and appeared in a documentary series that aired alongside the Lifetime movie "Manson's Lost Girls."