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Florence teen with autism reported missing Monday, located safely

Posted at 10:00 PM, Nov 08, 2021

FLORENCE, AZ — Authorities have located a 14-year-old boy with autism who was last seen Monday afternoon.

In a Facebook post, the Pinal County Sheriff's Office said 14-year-old Dennis Harvey left his home on his blue BMX bicycle near Felix and Heritage roads around 4:30 p.m.

He was last seen wearing a light blue shirt with the words "Positive Friendships," and white khaki pants.

Harvey is described as a high-functioning autistic teen, sheriff officials said.

Officials said early Tuesday morning that he had been located safely.