BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Buffalo Police say they have located a 17-year-old who was reported missing Sunday evening.

An Erie County Sheriff's Office spokesperson confirmed by email Sunday night they deployed a helicopter to assist with searching for the 17-year-old, Andrew Sumner, who Buffalo Police reported has special needs.

Buffalo Police had said he was missing from the Cazenovia Park area.

Around 9:45 p.m. Buffalo Police confirmed he was found safe and sound in the area of Seneca Street and Elk Street.