The missing 19 year old male with Autism was located at approximately 5:15pm Sunday.
Members of the Newberry County Sheriff's Office Bloodhound Team along with a DNR Officer and members of the Newberry County Emergency Services found the missing teen approximately three miles from his residence.
The missing teen was taken by ambulance to the Emergency Room for further evaluation.
Sheriff Foster stated that he really appreciated all the help from the Rescue Squads as well the concerns and assistance of the community. We could not have found him without members of the neighbor being on the lookout and giving calls of sightings.
Participating in the search were the Rescue Squads of Newberry County, DNR, Sheriff's Office, and Newberry County Fire Fighters. A SLED helicopter and a DNR aircraft.
Authorities say Hunter Lazo, 19 is described as a white male, 6 feet tall and weighing 170lbs. He has black hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a garnet Gamecock shirt and blue jeans. Lazo was last seen this morning around 8:20 a.m. on Lake Road which is off Ira Kinard Road near SC 391 on Lake Murray.