Missing California autistic teen found safe

missingLake Elsinor, CA – Missing 18 year old autistic Eric Oritz has been found safe and well in his home town, Lake Elsinor, CA.

Oritz, who has the mental capacity of a five year old child was reported missing after wandering from him home at 12:30 in the afternoon of November 25.

Oritz is well known to the town’s shopkeepers and theatre owners and the lake, and having gone missing previously he was found on the busy Interstate 15 outside the town.

The Sheriff’s department made the announcement that Oritz had been found just before 10pm.