A woman with autism who was reported missing in Palos Heights has been found safe and reunited with family, authorities said.
Police in south suburban Palos Heights are asking for help to find a missing 18-year-old woman with autism who was last seen Sunday night, authorities said.
In a Facebook post, the Palos Heights Police Department said Gwendolyn Frohlich was last seen near her home in the 12600 block of Navajo at approximately 5 p.m. At the time she was wearing a blue striped hooded jacket and red shorts over black leggings.
Frohlich, who is about 5 feet 4 inches tall and 200 pounds, was said to be riding her bicycle when she was last seen. Police say the 18-year-old is sometimes known to hide, and they urge anyone in the area to check their property or cameras.
Anyone with information is asked to call 708-448-2131.