Missing 14-year-old boy with autism found safe in Aurora

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Benjamin Martin (Photo: Aurora Police Department)

AURORA, Colo. — The Aurora Police Department said it found a 14-year-old boy who has autism and a history of seizures who went missing Monday morning.

Benjamin Martin is 5-foot-6 with a thin build. He has brown eyes and brown hair, and was last seen wearing a gray shirt with a wolf on the front, blue jeans, black and white tennis shoes and carrying a light blue back pack.

He was last seen at 7:50 a.m. after he was dropped off at Mrachek Middle School (1955 S. Telluride St.).

Police said Benjamin has tried going to the Buckley Air Force Base area in the past when he left the school campus. He was last seen walking westbound from the school.

Police did not say where they found the boy, just that was was safe.