Missing boy last seen at Phoenix apartment located

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Kaiser Arias Xochihua By Jennifer Thomas Kaiser Arias Xochihua By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX – A 7-year-old boy reported missing has been located at a friend's house.

Kaiser Arias Xochihua had been missing since approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday. He was last seen at his family's apartment near 27th Avenue and Butler Drive in Phoenix.

Kaiser's father was watching him at the time and said the boy had been wandering in and out of the apartment complex all afternoon, but then he was gone. The boy's father notified police Tuesday night.

Police have contacted residents at the apartment complex and surrounding complexes. Kaiser's family does not know of any other friends in the area.

Sgt. Trent Crump said Kaiser has spent the night with friends at the complex in the past, however, he had not checked in with his family by Wednesday morning.

Police stepped up their efforts, going door to door and passing out fliers.

Kaiser was located just before 6 p.m. at a friend's house about 1.5 miles away from his home.