WANTED: Teen escaped youth treatment facility in Colorado

Jorge Riveria-Ruiz is wanted for escape. Photo courtesy Aurora Police.
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AURORA, Colo. (KKTV) - Authorities in Colorado want the public to be on the lookout for an escaped teen.

The Aurora Police Department is reporting 16-year-old Jorge Riveria-Ruiz escaped from the Jefferson Hills youth facility on Tuesday. They shared a photo of Riveria-Ruiz on Thursday that is at the top of this article.

Police did not share information on why Riveria-Ruiz was in the youth facility.

If you see Riveria-Ruiz, you're asked to call 911 immediately.