[UPDATE 10:55 a.m. Saturday, July 6]
The two missing children have been found safe, because of social media and everyone who helped get the word out.
It was confirmed that they spent the night with an extended family member.
Thank you to everyone who helped, including:
- Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office
- MN BCA
- Minnesota Search and Rescue Dog Association
- Minnesota State Patrol
- Richfield Police Department
- Local media
[9:45 a.m. Saturday, July 6]
The children may have been located. The Edina Police Department is working to confirm this information.
Edina, Minn., July 6, 2019 — The Edina Police Department seeks two missing children, who were last seen at Southdale Center around 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 5.
Two-year-old Mika-il Compton is a black male, with brown eyes and short black hair. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt with a white, red and lime green design on the front; black Nike shorts and black Adidas tennis shoes with white stripes.
Six-year-old Zaynab Compton is a black female, with brown eyes and black hair that was pulled back into a pony tail. She is approximately 4 feet tall and 68 pounds. She was last seen wearing a white shortsleeve shirt with white bows on each shoulder; white bike shorts with a pink and blue flower print and pink Crocs.
If you have seen these children or have any information as to their whereabouts, please contact the Edina Police Department immediately at 952-826-1600.