Mystery solved: Man with Downs Syndrome reunited with his family

Mystery solved: Man with Downs Syndrome reunited with his family
Photo courtesy of the Vancouver Police Department.

UPDATE: Police located the young man's family and thanked the public for their assistance in reuniting the family.


VANCOUVER, Wash. - Police are trying to reunite a young man with his family or caregivers.

A man with Downs Syndrome was found around 3:30 p.m. Monday in the area of Northeast 104th Avenue and Mill Plain Boulevard in Vancouver.

Police say the man, who appears to be between 18 to 24 years old, has difficulty communicating and cannot tell them where he lives or who takes care of him. He also has no identification on him.

The man is 5 feet, 7 inches tall, weighs 180 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes with a dark skin complexion similar to a Pacific Islander.

He is wearing a bright green shirt, gray-colored jeans and a black zip-up jacket. He also had a black Boston Red Sox baseball hat.

Anyone with information is asked to call 9-1-1.