Middlesex County

Westford Police find missing 6-year-old with autism

WESTFORD, Mass. — Westford police have found the missing 6-year-old boy with autism who was last seen Sunday night.

6-year-old Zayan Mayanja is autistic and non-verbal, according to police.

He was last seen around 9:15 p.m. at his home on Chestnut Road in the Nabnasset part of town wearing an orange shirt and possibly red shorts. Police say he is not wearing any shoes.

Details on where Zayan was found are not available.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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