10-year-old boy missing from Bessemer after leaving DHR building

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) – Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 10-year-old boy who went missing after leaving a Department of Human Resources (DHR) building in Bessemer.

According to a social media post by the Bessemer Police Department, Gabriel Surrett left the DHR building at 20th Street and First Avenue North. He was last seen at 4:55 p.m. walking east toward Carolina Ave, police said.

β€œHe was wearing the clothes pictured and was carrying a blue and black backpack that rolls on,” Bessemer police said in the post. “He’s 4-foot-7 and weighs 78 pounds.”

Bessemer police and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency both told CBS 42 they did not know if the boy was in state custody when he disappeared.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Surrett is asked to call Bessemer Police at (205) 425-2411 or Det. McCay at (205) 565-1320 with any location information.


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