UPDATE: 9-year-old Brooklyn Park boy found safe

UPDATE: Police say the boy was found safe.

Authorities in Brooklyn Park are seeking the public’s help in finding a 9-year-old boy who was reported missing Thursday.

The boy went missing from the 7600 block of Fairfield Road in Brooklyn Park. He was last seen wearing a green shirt and brown shorts, and it’s unknown if he’s wearing shoes.

Brooklyn Park police say he is autistic and nonverbal.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911.