Philly police find autistic teen with bound feet

2017-03-14 05:48
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Philadelphia - Police in the American state of Pennsylvania say they are investigating how a 16-year-old boy with autism wound up left out in the cold with his feet bound.

Police said after receiving a call they went to the area and found the boy outside in freezing temperatures between two row homes. The boy had bruises on his wrists, possibly from being bound and his feet still were bound together when he was found.

The boy was taken to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in stable condition.

Police haven't released his name or said whether they have any clues as to who might have mistreated the teenager.

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