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Teen Missing Along Placer County Trail Found

Lucas, 17, and his dog (Credit: Placer County Sheriff’s Office)

AUBURN — Placer County officials report a teen who went missing while walking his dog has been found.

Fire and Placer County Sheriff’s teams searched on a trail between the American River confluence and lower Lake Clementine for a 17-year-old named Lucas, who has high-functioning autism.

He was reported missing along with his terrier around 1 p.m.