UPDATE (February 14, 2018 11:08 p.m.):

Dennis Schaefer has been found and is safe. Thank you to all who shared his information in an attempt to help locate him.

Original Release (February 14, 2018 10:00 p.m.):

Police are searching for a 12-year-old boy reported missing from Overlea this evening and are asking for the public's assistance in locating him.

Dennis Wayne Schaefer 3rd is approximately 5'6", 135 pounds, with short brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black jacket when he left for Parkville Middle School around 7:35 a.m. after having an argument with his father. He did not return home on the bus, and although he sometimes walks home to the 100 block of Overlea Avenue he never returned home today. Dennis does not have a history of leaving home. He has no money or phone with him. 

Police are asking anyone who may have information regarding Dennis Schaefer's whereabouts to contact them at 410-307-2020. You can also contact the White Marsh Precinct (9) directly at 410-887-5000.