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Missing autistic teen found safe, disappears twice in 10 days

LAS VEGAS - A 16-year-old boy with autism who was missing Monday afternoon was found safe, according to Nevada Child Seekers.

This was the second time Vincenzo Paradiso had gone missing for the second time in a little over a week. He was found in the Henderson in the area of Boulder Highway and Gibson.

Vincenzo was last seen near N. MLK Boulevard and W. Gowan Road before he disappeared around 12 p.m.  Monday.

North Las Vegas Police released posted a tweet on Twitter about Vincenzo Monday evening.

On Oct. 5, Vincenzo was missing for hours when he left the campus of Cheyenne High School.  He was later found south of McCarran Airport, nearly 15 miles away from his high school.

UPDATE: Police locate missing autistic teen nearly 15 miles from high school

8 News NOW was the only television station in on hand when he reunited with his mother.


 


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