Police issued a plea for public help on Wednesday after an 8-year-old boy with autism went missing in east London.
Izuchukwu Nzeadi, who police descried as “high risk”, disappeared in the borough of Hackney on Wednesday afternoon.
High Risk missing boy from E9 - Izuchukwu Nzeadi, 8 year old with autism, please call 999 if seen - CAD 4831/19AUG pic.twitter.com/insRjcxx6m— Hackney MPS (@MPSHackney) August 19, 2015
Officers urged anyone who has seen the child to contact 999 immediately.
The force has since tweeted that the young boy has been found, and thanked people for their help.
very happy to say that the young missing person has been located, many thanks for your retweets— Hackney MPS (@MPSHackney) August 19, 2015