Update: State Police have located 16-year-old Deforest Blasier. He is in good health.

New York State Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing Tully Teen.

Troopers out of Lafayette, NY say 16-year-old Deforest Blasier ran away from his home on Hoffman Road in Tully, NY on January 19th, 2017.

He is described as being 5'5" tall, 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Blasier's family believes he may be in the Lafayette area. If anyone has information on Deforest's whereabouts, please contact New York State Police by calling (315) 366-6000.  All calls can remain anonymous.