Authorities locate missing teen with autism

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Authorities have found a teen who went missing late Monday night.

A 16-year-old was last seen in the area of 56th Street and Lafayette Road at around 11 p.m. Monday.

The teen was located safely about 2.5 miles south of that location at a Meijer.

Officials utilized a drone with a thermal camera in assisting with their search.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, Indianapolis Fire Department and Wayne Township Fire Department all assisted in the search.

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