Missing teen with autism found safe in Muskegon

Posted at 5:43 AM, Jun 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-27 16:19:16-04

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Mich. — Michigan State Police have found a missing 16-year-old teen with autism from the Hersey area.

Nick Kirk  was found Thursday afternoon in Muskegon. MSP says he was aware family and law enforcement are looking for him and made efforts not to disclose where he is. He is 5’8, 140 lbs. with brown hair and glasses.

MSP says the boy was seen in the Big Rapids area at 12:30 p.m. wearing black shoes, black pants, and a black long-sleeved shirt. he was carrying a tan colored backpack.