Jonathon Bryant, who has autism, arrested for alleged theft after disappearing last week in Mount Vernon

The boy told officials that he has been

The boy told officials that he has been sleeping in parks at night and panhandled money for food over the last week. (August 19, 2014 1:27 PM)

A missing 15-year-old boy with autism who was last seen in Mount Vernon is now in police custody.

The Mount Vernon Mayor's Office says Jonathon Bryant was arrested Monday night by New York City police after he allegedly tried to steal an item from a Harlem Target store. The boy told officials that he has been sleeping in parks at night and panhandled money for food over the last week.

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