Samuel Eugene Johnson

Samuel Eugene Johnson

SAVANNAH, GA (December 16, 2013): Special Victims Units Detectives for Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are searching for a missing east Savannah man who suffers from autism and seizures.

At about 2:26 p.m., Samuel Eugene Johnson, 42, was reported missing from his home on the 1300 blk of E. 53rd Street. Investigators believe Johnson could be traveling on foot or by bus to an unknown destination.

Johnson is a black male. He is 5-10 and weighs 190 pounds. His attire is unknown. He usually walks at a fast pace with his hands clinched to his sides. He frequents the Kicklighter Community Center.

Investigators urge citizens not to approach Johnson, as he sometimes hits himself in the presence of strangers. Investigators do not believe Johnson is a threat to others.

Anyone with information about Johnson’s location is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately.