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Iowa authorities looking for missing 16-year-old autistic boy

The La Porte Police Department said Jake Wilson was last seen at 9 p.m. Saturday going for a walk.

Posted: Apr 9, 2018 6:32 AM
Updated: Apr 9, 2018 7:56 AM

LA PORTE CITY, Iowa – Authorities are looking for a missing 16-year-old autistic boy.
The La Porte Police Department said Jake Wilson was last seen at 9 p.m. Saturday going for a walk.
“He was wearing a brown zip up hoody, dark pants, and cowboy boots. Farmers who live within a 5 mile radius of La Porte City are asked to search their outbuildings, vehicles, and any other place he could be trying to keep warm,” the department said in a Facebook post.
“If you have any information regarding his disappearance please contact the La Porte City Police Department at 319-342-2232 or non-emergency dispatch 319-291-2515.”
A meeting at the fire station is scheduled for 8 a.m. Monday to continue the search.

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