Update: Officers found Clark at about 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug.5, unharmed near the intersection of Wardlow Road and Atlantic Avenue, about six miles from where he went missing, according to police. Clark was reunited with his mother.
A 25-year-old autistic and mute man went missing today in Long Beach.
Davontay Marquise Clark was last seen about 8 a.m. in the 600 block of West Third Street, a couple of blocks away from Golden Park, according to the Long Beach Police Department.
Clark is mentally impaired and has moderate-to-severe autism, but knows how to use buses and trains, according to police.
They circulated a photo of Clark, who is described as Black, 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 160 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a white T-shirt, dark blue boxers, and red and white Fila shoes.
Authorities encouraged anyone with information about his whereabouts to contact the Long Beach Police Department’s Missing Persons Detail at 562-570-7246 or police dispatch at 562-435-6711. Those wishing to report anonymously
can call 800-222-TIPS.