By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have located a 17-year-old with autism who was reported missing in the Bronx.

Brianvel Casanova was found around 8 a.m. Friday and was being evaluated by EMS, police said.

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Brianvel Casanova, 17, was found around 8 a.m. on Jan. 22 and was being evaluated by EMS, police said. (credit: CBS2)

Brianvel had been missing since around 3:15 p.m. Thursday in the Claremont section.

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Police said Brianvel ran from his aide near Claremont Parkway and Webster Avenue.

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