Silver Alert cancelled for missing teen in Naugatuck

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NAUGATUCK — Police have cancelled a Silver Alert previously issued for a missing 13-year-old boy.

Police said 13-year-old Jalaquis Minnifield was last seen at Naugatuck High School around 2 p.m. Police said his family reported him missing around 5 p.m.

The family stated that they do not know where he went or where he might be headed. The family said he hangs around at local parks and rides a blue bicycle with tan pegs.

Silver Alerts are issued by law enforcement agencies for missing people of all ages. Amber Alerts are issued for children who are believed to be in danger.