Image-Missing-teenIndependence Police officers are searching for an autistic teen, missing since just after 6:00 p.m. tonight. Police are saturating the area of East Highway 40 and South Noland Road in their attempt to find Montell Johnson, 18,. Montell is described as 5’2″ tall, 80 lbs wearing a black and grey hoodie and black jeans. Kansas City Police are assisting in the search.

Update: Montell Johnson was found near a convenience store and reunited with his family about 11:00 p.m. Wednesday.