Napa police say 7-year-old , reported missing earlier this afternoon, has been found at a friend's home in the north Napa area.
A search began after the boy was reported missing at around 12:45 p.m. after school at .
Authorities looked for him in the area of his home on Dover Street and around Redwood Middle School, where he was "known to hang out," according to police.
News helicopters were hovering over the area when, at about 5:15 p.m., Napa police Sgt. Debbie Peecook said Rubio had been found at the home of a friend in the area.
He's safe, Peecook said.