UPDATE:

6:00 a.m.:

Louisiana State Police says the little boy, Dedrick Dilbert has been found safe.

New Orleans Police say they have launched a full investigation:

4:38 a.m:

Louisiana State Police says they have issued a missing child report after a toddler was reported missing at around 9 o'clock last night from an apartment complex in News Orleans.

State Police says the little boy is 22-month-old Dedrick Dilbert. He is a black male child with black hair and brown eyes, and he weighs 25 pounds. Dilbert is two feet tall.

The toddler was last teen wearing a diaper with his blue denim pants, Nike tennis shoes, and he was wearing a t-shirt with the letters "BORN TO BE WILD" in white letters on the front.

The last time his family say the little boy was at around 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon at the Garden Oaks Apartments in the 3800 block of Garden Oaks Boulevard.

State Police troopers are asking anyone who might come across the boy or think they have information about the case, to call the New Orleans Police Department at 504-821-2222, or you can call 504-658-6040.

You can also call Sergeant Stacey Pearson with the Louisiana Clearinghouse for Missing & Exploited Children. Their number is 337-962-2605. You can even email at stacey.pearson@la.gov.