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Joshua Cruz, teen with Down syndrome, found safe at Brooklyn McDonald's, NYPD says

Police say Joshua Davis, who has down syndrome

Police say Joshua Davis, who has down syndrome and cannot speak, is missing. Photo Credit: NYPD handout

A 15-year-old boy with Down syndrome was found safe Wednesday after he went missing from his home earlier that morning.

Joshua Cruz, who is non-verbal, was found at a Brooklyn McDonald's in good health on Wednesday, the NYPD said. He was taken to Wyckoff Hospital for evaluation.

Cruz had last been seen at 9:45 a.m. in his Greene Avenue home in Bushwick, cops said.

Police say he had never previously gone missing.


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