Union City police seeking public’s help to locate missing non-verbal, autistic man


The Union City Police Department is seeking the public’s help to locate a non-verbal, autistic man that has been missing since this morning. 

Jared Biedenkapp. Photo via the Union City Police Department.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Jared Biedenkapp, 21, of Union City, was last seen near his home on West Street around 10 a.m. this morning, the UCPD posted on their Facebook page.

He was last seen wearing white, green and grey checkered pajama shorts, a long-sleeved green shirt and socks with no shoes, authorities said.

Police say they are unaware of any potential destinations Biedenkapp may be seeking.

Anyone with any information on Biedenkapp is urged to contact the Union City Police Department at 201-865-1111 or 201-348-5790.