- Friday July 12th, 2013 :: 08:54 p.m. PDT
Missing Child: 10 year old Autistic boy.*LOCATED*
**MISSING CHILD FOUND**
The missing child was found at approximately 2150 hours in the unincorporated area of Gilroy. He was alert, not harmed and did not require any medical aid.
He will be reunited with this family when the investigation concludes.
The Gilroy Police Department wishes to thank the community members, media and Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office & their Search & Rescue Team for the assistance they provided which resulted with the child being located.
MISSING PERSON – AT RISK – Autistic
Brenden Hartsock, 10 years old – (Photo Attached)
White Male Juvenile, 5’03” tall, 146 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes
Last seen wearing/
A Native American headband, royal blue shirt, blue basketball shorts and grey tennis shoes
Hartsock was last seen today at approximately 1730 hours in the area of Monterey Road / IOOF Avenue, Gilroy. He is autistic and is in need of medications.
The Gilroy Police Department has requested assistance from the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Search & Rescue Team to aid in the search for the missing juvenile.
The Sheriff’s Office currently has their police helicopter deployed over Gilroy to assist with the search.
Please call the Gilroy Police Department is you have information regarding the Hardsock's whereabouts at 408-846-0350 or 9-1-1.
Please call the Gilroy Police Department is you know the whereabout of the missing juvenile.
Gilroy Police Department
7301 Hanna St
Gilroy, CA 95020
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