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Missing teen with medical issues sought by Henderson police

Henderson police asked the public for help Wednesday in finding a missing runaway teenager who has medical issues.

Kaelan Brabham, 16, ran away from Seven Hills Behavioral Institute near the intersection of Horizon Ridge Parkway and Seven Hills Drive about 5:45 p.m.

He is diabetic and needs medication. He is from Arizona and has no family or friends in the area, police said.

Brabham has brown hair, brown eyes, is about 6-feet-2-inches tall and has a thin build. He was last seen wearing jeans, a black t-shirt and hospital socks.

Anyone with information about Brabham should call 911 immediately. Anyone with information about his whereabouts can call Henderson police at 702-267-4913 or, to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

Contact reporter Maria Agreda at magreda@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0391. Find her on Twitter: @mjfagre.

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