If you think you have seen this young man or have any information on his whereabouts please contact the Waterford Police Department immediately.

Situations such as these a scary under any circumstance but when the missing child is one with special needs the intensity of the search is heightened.

Waterford Police, Saratoga County Sheriffs, NYS Park Police, NYS Rangers, NYS Police Aviation Unit, Waterford and Northside Fire Depts. and Waterford Rescue Squad are all currently searching for a missing teen with Autism in the Waterford area.

According to several news sources 14 year old Anthony Blaauboer has been missing since Wednesday afternoon. Anthony, who goes by Tony, is described as thin, 5'8" tall and mixed race, White and Asian. His family told NEWS10 some of his personal belongings were found by the river.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Waterford Police Department at (518) 237-3341.

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