Boy Missing In Covert Township

Covert Township police are asking for help finding a missing eight-year-old boy. Xavier Preston has not been seen since 10 a.m. Sunday outside his home in the 72-thousand block of 24th Avenue in Covert. He is four-feet tall, weighs 60 pounds and has black curly hair and brown eyes. Police say he was last seen wearing a light blue jacket with grey sweat pants and green winter boots. South Haven Police and the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department are helping with the search for Preston. No AMBER Alert has been issued for the child. Police urge anyone with information on where he may be to call Covert Township Police at 269-764-8100.