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UPDATE: Missing 10-Year-Old Ottumwa Boy Found Safe

Deontae Renken (WHO-HD)

UPDATE: Ottumwa police say 10-year-old Deontae Renken was found safe and is currently at the police station. No other details have been released.


OTTUMWA, Iowa – Police in Ottumwa are asking for help locating a missing 10-year-old boy.

Police say Deontae Renken ran away from home Wednesday afternoon.

He’s about 4’7” tall, weighs 120 pounds, and has brown eyes and hair. He was last seen wearing a red and blue shirt, jean jacket, brown boots, and a backpack.

Police say this isn’t the first time he has run away and he may be in the Wildwood Park area.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ottumwa Police at (641) 683-0661.

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