UPDATE: missing autistic 12-year-old found


LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ)- Lexington Police say a missing 12-year-old boy with autism was found safe Friday night.

Ociel Camacho had last been seen around noon on Thursday. His family was nervous because he had run away in the past, but had always returned home the same day.

- Advertisement -


The Lexington Police has issued a Golden Alert for a 12-year-old boy with autism.

They say Ociel Camacho was last seen around noon on Thursday in the area of Armstrong Mill and River Park Drive.

According to officials Camacho has autism and has run away in the past, however, he usually returns the same day.

Police say, with a winter storm approaching, they are concerned for his safety.

Camacho was last seen wearing a black and gray track jacket, khaki pants and black tennis shoes, according to investigators.

Anyone with information about Ociel’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.