Today at approximately 2:30 p.m., Hubbardston Police contacted State Police Communications to request assistance in locating a missing 14-year-old boy with Autism. Patrols from the Athol Barracks, K9, a patrol supervisor and the State Police Air Wing were immediately sent to the area to assist. Due to the proximity of the search area to a body of water, the State Police Underwater Recovery Team was also sent to assist. At approximately 3:30 p.m., Air 5 located the unharmed juvenile and guided ground search personnel to him.
No additional details are available, or anticipated to be released. Please do not contact the barracks directly.