FOUND: Police locate endangered missing 13-year-old boy with autism

Posted at 9:45 PM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-26 07:56:53-04

EASTPOINTE, Mich. (WXYZ) — UPDATE: Marquise has returned home, according to Eastpointe police. The police department says it is investigating the case to determine what happened.


An endangered missing advisory is in place for a 13-year-old boy with autism who left a family member's home with an unknown person.

Eastpointe police say Marquise Tolbert was last seen in the 22000 block of Pleasant Street before leaving with an unknown person in a black pickup truck.

Tolbert is 6 feet tall and weighs 180 pounds. The 13-year-old was wearing a navy blue t-shirt, dark blue jeans and white, low-cut FILA tennis shoes.

The unknown person was driving a black pickup truck, possibly a Chevy Silverado.

If you have information on Tolbert's whereabouts, contact 911 or Eastpointe police at 586-445-5100, ext. 1002.