Missing Plainwell area teen found safe

Posted at 7:05 AM, Oct 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-21 07:56:00-04

PLAINWELL, Mich. — A 14-year-old boy with a mild form of Asperger’s syndrome has been found after he went missing  Thursday afternoon.

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office says it located Ethan Alexander Howard early Friday morning.

Howard was last seen on his black BMX style bicycle around 4:30 p.m. Thursday. He was wearing a red t-shirt, blue jeans, and tennis shoes.

He is described as being 5’5″ at 130 pounds.