UPDATE: Tyler citizen located missing teen, called police

UPDATE: Tyler citizen located missing teen, called police

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - UPDATE: A Tyler missing teenager has been located and is safely home. A citizen found the missing boy and called police, who picked him up. Tyler police say they are thankful for everyone’s help in watching for the missing young man.

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Police are searching for a missing teenager.

Anthony Patrick Dodds, who just turned 17 years old, is missing. He has autism and police say his behavior is more like a child of 9 or 10 years of age.

He is 5 feet, 5 inches tall, has dark skin and short black hair. He has brown eyes. He was wearing glasses when he was last seen. He was wearing a green and white striped shirt that says GUESS on it, blue jeans, and blue and black Nike shoes.

He was last in the area of Paluxy and Loop 323 at around 7:30 p.m., police say. If you see him, please call Tyler police immediately at 903-531-1000.

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