GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) — The missing autistic teen who went missing on Saturday has been found and is safe, according to the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office.
The teen was last seen with a group of peers at a movie theater at about 6:00 p.m., deputies say.
K-9s searched for him until 2:00 a.m. Sunday. Later that morning, a Code Red alert was issued for him.
At least 20 volunteers with Spartanburg County Search and Rescue and S.C. Search and Rescue Dog Association were looking for him as of 2:00 p.m. Sunday.
He was found at 3:12 p.m. Sunday at a convenience store on Mauldin Road.