UPDATE 21/09 23:58 - David Dano has been found safe & well near WBA football ground. Thank you very much West Midlands Police and everyone who shared the appeal.
MISSING: Have you seen David Dano?
Officers are currently searching in West Bromwich for missing David Dano, aged 19, who has autism.
David ran off in West Bromwich centre, at around 5:30PM this afternoon (21/09). Officers currently searching south of town where last seen.
David uses makaton to communicate and often has thumb in his mouth. He was wearing black joggers, grey tracksuit top.
Please call WMP on 101 if you have ANY information.