ACT Policing is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 12-year-old autistic boy who went missing from Deakin today (Monday, August 26).
Kasun Napagoda is described as Indian in appearance, with short dark hair.
He was last seen wearing a dark blue fleecy school uniform top with the school emblem located on left hand side (as pictured). He was also wearing dark blue track suit pants and runners.
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Kasun has autism and does not speak. He has no awareness of road safety and has a fascination for water. He also has a tendency to wonder into people’s backyards.
Anyone who may have seen Kasun or knows his whereabouts is asked to contact Police Operations on 131-444.
Please be advised that the missing boy has been located safe and well. Police thank the public for their assistance in this matter.
This has been a multi-agency response and ACT Policing thanks the ACT Fire and Rescue and SES for their efforts.