Chaka Khan’s nephew with autism found safe and well after reported missing

Image taken from twitter

Image taken from twitter

Los Angeles — Singer, Chaka Khan’s nephew who has autism, 17-year-old Tallon McCrary, was found at the University of California-Los Angeles Medical Center after he had been reported missing Sunday afternoon.

Tallon, who is non-verbal and could not respond when called by his name, was supposed to take a bicycle ride with his father in the afternoon of Oct. 19. He went missing in the 6400 block of Kentwood Bluffs Drive, according to Pacific Station’s Sgt. John Marquez. He was found at the medical center in good condition, hours after the incident was reported.

Los Angeles Pacific Station’s watch commander was not available to confirm or provide details of how Tallon was found, but his aunt, Chaka Khan, confirmed the news and thanked everyone who helped on her official Twitter account. Khan tweeted:

“Tallon is back home safe & sound!!! My family & I would like 2 thank each & every1 of U 4 ur love & prayers!! It means a lot that U care!!!”

The original article on  abc 7 Eyewitness News can be found here