UPDATE Jan. 16: According to missingpersonsofamerica.com, Joshua was found safe and returned to his family.
UPDATE Jan. 15: According to the Armonk Daily Voice, Joshua Collins may have been spotted in the Hudson Valley, where he did have family living at one time.
The Nassau County Missing Persons Squad is investigating a missing juvenile that occurred on in the early hours of Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Levittown.
According to detectives, Joshua Collins, 13, was last seen leaving his home in Levittown on Monday, Jan. 8, at 1 a.m. Joshua is described as a white male, 5-foot 3-inches tall and weighs 115 lbs. He has sandy colored hair and blue eyes. He is said to have been last seen wearing a black jacket, dark Timberland boots and carrying a backpack.
Joshua has family in Williston Park. According to flyers circulating the internet, Joshua is believed to be in the local area or he may travel to Walden, NY, or attempt to travel to Quincy, MA, or Naples, FL.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the above missing to contact the Missing Persons Squad at 516-573-7347 or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.