Police say missing 13-year-old boy with autism has been located

Posted at 8:29 PM, Nov 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-07 21:27:30-05

Detroit police say they have located a "serious missing" teen who is cognitively impaired and has autism. 

Carson Snyder-Hooker, 13, was last seen in the 2400 block of Tuxedo Street at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7. Police have not commented on where he was found.

According to police, Snyder-Hooker, who is new to the Detroit area, was last seen in the gym of his school where he was waiting to get on the school bus to got home. However, the bus driver later reported that Snyder-Hooker never got on the bus. 

The teen has never gone missing before.

Snyder-Hooker is 5 feet 6 inches and weighs 100 pounds. He's light complexion, brown eyes and dark brown hair. He was last seen wearing a white polo shirt, black pants and black Adidas gym shoes.