UPDATE: A missing 11-year-old Oak Ridge boy has been found, according to the Oak Ridge Police Department.
Police announced earlier Tuesday afternoon they were searching for him.
PREVIOUS STORY: Oak Ridge police on Tuesday afternoon issued an alert for a missing 11-year-old boy.
The boy, whose name was not released, was described as having brown hair and glasses.
He last was seen on West Outer Drive near Whipporwill Drive, according to the police department.
He was wearing a black jacket, red shoes and jeans.
We'll have more information as it becomes available.