Family Looking for Missing 12-Year Old Boy - South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Family Looking for Missing 12-Year Old Boy

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - A 12-year old boy went missing at around 2:45 p.m. Thursday after walking out of his school on Staples and Holly, prompting a frantic search by his loved ones.

The grandmother of James Anthony Waitkus called Kiii-TV Thursday afternoon in tears. She said that although James is 12 years old, he is mentally only about five or six.

James is described as a white male who stands about four-foot 11 and weighs about 160 pounds, with blondish brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, khaki pants and white tennis shoes.