CLEVELAND -- Police are searching for a 12-year-old boy who ran away from home Wednesday.

Nyishawn Howard left his E. 120th Street home around 7:30 p.m. following an argument with this father. His father told police Nyishawn fled on foot in an unknown direction and has a habit of running away.

Nyishawn is a seventh grade student at Patrick Henry School and frequents the area of E. 117th Street and St. Clair Avenue. Police checked that area and could not located Nyishawn.

Anyone with information on Nyishawn's location should call police.