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LOCAL FEELS: Woodbridge Boy With Autism Calls 911 Because His Teddy Bear Went Missing

March 19, 2019 | Dave MooreKristen James

Family LifeParentingLocal Feels

Oh no! What do you do when your teddy bear goes missing? Well, 12-year-old Ryan Paul from Woodbridge called 911! Ryan has autism, and when his little prized bear, Freddy, went missing, he did the only thing he could think of: call Woodbridge police. A few minutes after Ryan spoke to 911 operators, Officer Khari Manzini showed up to help Ryan search for Freddy. Officer Manzini has special training in autism recognition and response, and says it comes in handy in situations like this. And now for the good news: FREDDY WAS FOUND! He’s safe and sound in the arms of Ryan again.

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Blessings, 

Dave & Kristen

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