EAST HARLEM, Manhattan (PIX11) — An autistic man who suffers from seizures has been missing since he was separated from his brother at a Manhattan bus stop Friday afternoon.
Police say Joshua Bivens, a 24-year-old black male, was last seen while aboard an MTA bus at 2nd Avenue and 105th Street in East Harlem around 3:30 p.m.
Police stressed that Bivens’ conditions make this no run of the mill missing persons case.
Bivens is described as 5-foot-11 with afro-style hair and a full black beard.
He was last seen wearing beige cargo shorts, a black T-shirt, black boots and carrying a black and grey nylon bag.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips to the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then enter TIP577.