Family searching for 15-year-old with autism who was last seen in the Bronx 3 days ago

MORRIS PARK, The Bronx (WABC) -- Family members of a teen with autism are desperate to find him and are asking for help.

Fifteen-year-old Jose Coatl was last seen three days ago.

The teen was leaving his home on Pierce Avenue in the Morris Park neighborhood of the Bronx around 7:00 p.m. on April 2nd.

Coatl was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and grey sweatpants. He is approximately 5'4" and around 120lbs.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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