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BOISE -- Police say a 13-year-old boy reported missing early Thursday morning was found safe and sound near his home Thursday morning

Authorities asked for the public's help in locating the boy shortly after 6 a.m.

They say the boy, named Thomas, was believed to have left his home shortly after 2 a.m. They say he has medical issues that caused his family to be very concerned.

Police searched the area near W. Ustick Rd & N. Duane Way, just east of Eagle Rd. throughout the morning.

They located the boy around 7:30 a.m. not far from his home.

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