HACKENSACK, NJ -- A five-year-old austic male went missing yesterday on Catalpa Ave. and Summit Ave. in Hackensack according to police officials.  

"He was found shortly after he was reported missing a few blocks away. It was a community effort by civilians," Hackensack Captain Francesco Aquila said.

He told Hackensack TAP, "Civilians started looking immediately.  There was help from Maywood and River Edge police too."

According to Aquila, Hackensack police appreciated all the help from local police and civilians.