Police and firefighters are currently searching for 23-year-old Heron Phillips.

According to Indiana State Police Sgt. Michael Allen of the Jasper Post, Phillips was last seen wearing an orange-reddish sweater and green pants and sandals.

He has blonde hair and stubble of a beard on his face.

Phillips has autism and is missing. He was last seen around 6:30 p.m. in the 6140 blocks of South County Road 325 East in Hardinsburg.

Firefighters from Orange, Crawford, and Washington counties along with Indiana State Police troopers and officers from several area police departments are searching for Phillips on foot, by vehicle, and on ATVs.

A helicopter has been requested to assist with the search.

WSLM will update this story when more information becomes available.