Jayvon Brown, 6, was missing overnight but has been located, police said. (Photo courtesy of Metropolitan Police Department)

A 6-year-old District boy who had been missing since Sunday has been located, D.C. police said.

Jayvon Brown was last seen on Sunday in the 1300 block of Columbia Road in Northwest Washington. After police publicized his disappearance, he was located Monday morning.

Police had joined family members before daybreak to search for Jayvon, local television stations reported.