Update at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 30, 2020:

According to Missoula Police, Franklin has been located and he is safe.

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The Missoula Police Department is attempting to locate 17-year-old Franklin Valenzuela who was last seen on Wednesday April 29, 2020. He left after leaving indications that he may intend to harm himself. He also left his cell phone behind. If you have seen Franklin, or know where he may be, please call the Missoula Police Department at (406) 552-5300. If you see him please call 9-1-1.