Autistic 10-year-old Simon Zorger, of Williamsburg, missing in Orange County

A frantic search is underway for a 10-year-old autistic boy from Williamsburg who disappeared in Orange County. State police have teamed up with local responders

The young boy vanished from a busy street in Kiryas Joel Sunday night.

The young boy vanished from a busy street in Kiryas Joel Sunday night. (7/29/13)

BROOKLYN - A frantic search is underway for a 10-year-old autistic boy from Williamsburg who disappeared in Orange County.

State police have teamed up with local responders and fire departments to find Simon Zorger. Authorities say the boy vanished at around 5 p.m. Sunday from a busy street in Kiryas Joel.

The search was suspended overnight, but started back up again at sunrise. Brooklyn volunteers are among those helping officers in their search efforts.

Zorger was last seen wearing a T-shirt with white and blue stripes.
 

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