NEW YORK (CBSNewYork ) – The NYPD says a missing 13-year-old boy with autism has been found safe.
Police said Nicholas Jennings was last seen around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday on Gates Avenue in Brooklyn, and may have been in need of medical attention.READ MORE: Mayor De Blasio Unveils Extreme Weather Plan To Avoid Death And Destruction Of Ida During Future Storms
Have you seen Nicholas Jennings? He has been #missing since 8/3/21 & last seen near Gates Avenue in #brooklyn. Nicholas is 13 years old and autistic. He may be in need of medical attention. If you see or have seen him please contact the @NYPDMissing Persons Squad. #missingperson pic.twitter.com/rMr0zHvFdf
— NYPD Missing Persons (@NYPDMissing) August 4, 2021READ MORE: New York City's Vaccine Mandate Could Impact Nets Season, As Irving Reportedly Not Getting Shot
The NYPD said he was found safe late Wednesday night.MORE NEWS: Some Health Care Workers Still Defiant As New York State Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect
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