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Missing Teen with Autism Found

Devon Finks, 16, went missing Monday morning



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    Devon Finks, 16, went missing on Monday, June 9, 2014.

    A 16-year-old boy with autism who went missing Monday morning has been found.

    Devon Finks was found at a trolley stop in the 1200 block of Industrial Avenue in Chula Vista, according to San Diego police. Officials said he had been riding buses all day long.

    Devon was reported missing around 9 a.m. Monday. His father went to Hoover High School for a meeting about his son's behavior. When he came home, Devon was nowhere to be found.

    A missing person bulletin described Devon as 5-foot-tall and 98 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He reported to be wearing a maroon “Las Vegas” t-shirt, dark jeans and gray sneakers.

    According to bulletin, Devon is anti-social and it was unusual for him to leave home out of the blue.

    Monday was also his 16th birthday.

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