UPDATE: Missing juvenile boy with autism found safe

Posted at 5:20 PM, May 20, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-20 20:56:13-04
Tayshaun Banks

Tayshaun Banks

UPDATE:  Missing juvenile, Tayshaun Banks, has been located and he is safe.  He was found around 6:25 p.m., walking on W. Roanoke Street at Dunston Avenue in the city, by Henrico and Richmond Officers. The juvenile has family living in that area.

HENRICO, Va. (WTVR) –Henrico Police is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile with autism.

Tayshaun Banks, a 14-year-old black male, was last seen around 2:00 p.m. Tuesday,  in the 3200 block of Hunters Mill Drive, not far from N. Laburnum Avenue and Harvie Road.

He was last seen wearing a red short sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and tennis shoes, police said.  He is 5’7” and approximately 135 pounds.

Anyone with information on Tayshaun is asked to call Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000.