05/18/2014 09:56 EDT | Updated 07/18/2014 05:59 EDT

Samir Abdinassir, missing Toronto boy, located

A 13-year-old Toronto boy reported missing on Friday was found Saturday night, police say.

Samir Abdinassir was located Saturday at 9 p.m., according to Toronto police.

Police appealed to the public on Friday for help in finding Abdinassir after he was last seen Friday afternoon in the Dixon Road and Kipling Avenue area.

Police carried out an extensive canvass of the area Friday night and on Saturday.

Toronto police said in a release that they would like to thank the public for their assistance.