ALERT: Search Underway for Missing Endangered Elizabeth Teen Boy UPDATE: Found Safe

The Elizabeth Police Department is currently investigating a missing person.

According to police Ivan Flores, 16, has been missing since approximately noon today from the area of the park located at Second Avenue and Christine Street (O'Brien Field).

Police say Ivan was last seen wearing a black jacket, blue pants, and sandals.

He is 6'2” tall and weighs 220 pounds with partial facial hair. He currently looks as he does in the attached photo.

Ivan is autistic so please don't approach or chase him if you see him.

Anyone that sees him please contact the Elizabeth Police Department communications at 908-558-2059 or your local police department.