RCMP find missing teen in Greater Victoria area

West Shore RCMP were searching for a missing teen. Global News / File

UPDATE: West Shore RCMP said the teen has been located. 

RCMP is asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 14-year-old boy.

The teen, who has autism, was last seen around 10 a.m. Wednesday in the 1100-block of Kangaroo Road in Metchosin, in the Greater Victoria region of Vancouver Island.

Police and family were very concerned for his health and well-being as he is non-verbal.

Police were looking for the teen and a searchandrescue team and RCMP police dog helped with the search.