Man, 20, with autism missing in Brooklyn

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Brandon Bardeau, 20, went missing Aug. 3, 2015, in Brooklyn. (Photo: NYPD)

Brandon Bardeau, 20, went missing Aug. 3, 2015, in Brooklyn. (Photo: NYPD)

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A 20-year-old man with autism vanished in Brooklyn and police are asking for the public’s help to get him home safely.

Brandon Darbeau was last seen about 5 p.m. Monday in front of 175 Remsen Ave., Brooklyn, NYPD said Tuesday morning.

Darbeau has brown eyes and short black hair and is described as having a heavy build, standing 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing about 280 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue short-sleeve shirt, tan shorts and multi-colored Reebok sneakers.

Anyone with information in the case or who spots Darbeau is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).