Police Seek Missing Autistic Teen, Left Home Early Thursday Morning

Boynton Beach Florida News Palm Beach County

Watson Elias Left Home at 3:30 a.m. Now Missing.


BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

UPDATE: 8:54 a.m. — Boynton Beach Police just reached out to tell us that Watson has been found and is safe.

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — BREAKING AT 4:59 a.m. January 6, 2022 – An Autistic Boynton Beach team left home around 3:30 this morning and is now considered missing and endangered.

From Boynton Beach Police: “Watson Elias, 16, left his home on Meadows Circle to go for a walk at 3:30 a.m. this morning and has not returned. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and red shorts.

He is 5-foot-3 and about 140 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He is known to become aggressive if approached. Stay away and call 911 if you see him.”

We note that police declared him missing less than 90 minutes after he left his home.


Paul Saperstein


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