Police search for missing 8-year-old

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for an 8-year-old boy who went missing Friday.

Michael Mosqueta was last seen leaving a home in the 3000 block of Clarkston Road near Bel Air Road in the Granite Hill subdivision, according to a statement from the sheriff’s office.

The child is about 4 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 70 pounds. He was last seen wearing a towel.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (706) 821-1080.