CHESTERFIELD, VA—A missing 10-year-old boy with autism has been found alive and safe after being reported missing in Chesterfield County on Friday.
10-year-old Connor McCartney was found just before 3:45 p.m. Friday after being reported missing early Friday. Police said he was found playing at a friend's home.
The boy was reported missing by a family member just after 12:30 p.m. Friday, according to Chesterfield County law enforcement sources. Those sources said the boy had already been missing for about four hours before police were called.
A command post was set up at Chalkley Elementary School, on Turner Road in the northern part of the county. Police went door-to-door searching for the missing boy.
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