A teenage boy with autism has been found chained up inside his family home in Western Sydney.
Police were called to a home in Blacktown at 12pm today following reports of the boy’s welfare.
A statement from NSW Police said officer from Blacktown Local Area Command will investigate all circumstances surrounding the incident. The boy has been taken to hospital as a precaution.
It is understood a carer found him chained up in the back room of the Blacktown home while his mother had gone to the shops.
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