BROOKLYN - Police say today marks six months since 7-year-old Patrick Alford vanished from his foster mother's home in Starrett City.

Authorities so far have had few leads to go by. Canine units lost the boy?s scent at a bus stop near his home and there have been no significant developments since.

Officials will continue with the investigation.

Anyone with information as to Alford?s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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