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FOUND: Authorities in Turlock Search for Non-Verbal, Autistic Man

MODESTO — Authorities say a Turlock resident who went missing in Modesto Thursday afternoon was found in Oakland.

Maurice Brown, 23, is severely autistic and non-verbal. He went missing from the Modesto Transit Center at 1001 9th Street around 12:45 p.m.

Brown also suffers from seizures.

Detectives believe he may have boarded a Greyhound bus headed towards Tracy, Hayward, Oakland and San Francisco.