MISSING: Non-verbal man with autism last seen at school in north Charlotte

MISSING: Non-verbal man with autism last seen at school in north Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police in Charlotte are asking for the public’s help finding a missing man with special needs who was last seen on Tuesday.

Spencer Stratton, 35, was last seen around 3:18 p.m. Tuesday at his school, Life Span, on Kalynne Street near Lakewood Park. Officials say Stratton has been diagnosed with autism and is non-verbal.

Stratton, who is under the legal guardianship of Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services, is believed to be with an unauthorized family member or friend.

(Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police)
(Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police)

Stratton has black hair and brown eyes. He is 5′11″, weighs 110 lbs, and was last seen wearing a black shirt, black pants, a red and black jacket and gray shoes.

Anyone who sees Stratton or has information on his whereabouts is asked to immediately call 911 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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