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MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) – Police in South Jersey are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager.

Police say the family of 17-year-old Kenneth Schellinger is concerned after he left school today without permission.

Credit: Middle Twp. Police

Schellinger is described as standing 5-feet 9-inches and weighing roughly 215 pounds.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 609-465-8700.