San Diego

Teen with Autism Found Safe After Getting On Bus Without Caretaker

A teen with Autism reported missing Tuesday evening after boarding a bus by himself was found safe, San Diego Police (SDPD) confirmed.

SDPD announced the boy had been found and returned home safely at 7:45 p.m.

According to San Diego Police (SDPD), at approximately 2:30 p.m., the 19-year-old boy was exiting a trolley at the 1300 Park Boulevard stop with a group accompanied by a caretaker when he boarded a bus by himself headed eastbound on Broadway.

SDPD said that all passengers on that eastbound route are forced to exit the bus at West Ash Street and State Street.

It is unknown where the teen was found.

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