By Jennifer McRae

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating a teenager who went missing on Monday morning. Jason Abel, 17, was last seen at Golden High School.

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He is considered an at-risk runaway and may be in the area. Jason was wearing a grey shirt the day he went missing.

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Jason’s family said they are worried about his safety because he has special needs.

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Anyone who sees him or may know where he is should contact police.

Jennifer McRae