UPDATE as of 6 p.m. Police found Randolph about 5:15 p.m. in the 2100 block of Ninth Street Southwest in Puyallup.
INITIAL POST: Puyallup police are searching for a 15-year-old boy with autism who hasn’t been seen since he left school Monday morning.
Christopher Randolph was spotted leaving Kalles Junior High about 11:20 a.m. The teen has mild autism and mild cerebral palsy.
“When Christopher is overwhelmed he tends to shut down, is unable to function mentally and becomes non-communicative,” according to the Police Department.
He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans, green camouflage boots and carrying a green and tan backpack.
Christopher is 5-foot-11 and 125 pounds, with a blond Mohawk and blue eyes.
Anyone with information on Christopher’s whereabouts is asked to call the Puyallup Police Department’s tip line at 253-770-3343.