BROOKLYN - Police are asking for help finding a missing child in the borough. 

Cops say 12-year-old Dashawn Richard was last seen Tuesday at his home on Avenue V. 

He was wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans and purple sneakers, and is about 5 feet 11 inches tall and 110 pounds. 

If you have information about his whereabouts, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.