Child reported missing on Monday returned home safely

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Des Moines Police are looking for 12 year old Faraj Dabi.

DES MOINES — UPDATE 8 PM: Faraj has been reported safe and back home with his family.

Faraj hadn’t been seen for at least several days.

Officers said 12-year-old Faraj Dabi was last seen near the corner of 30th Street and Urbandale Avenue and reported missing on Monday.

Police are investigating why Faraj was missing for so long, but it appears to be voluntary according to Des Moines police.

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