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Chandler police searching for missing teen with autism

Posted at 5:27 PM, Nov 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-24 19:27:35-05

A Silver Alert has been activated for a missing Valley teenager with autism.

Police say 17-year-old Jakob Ikeler was last seen last Friday around 3:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of East Indigo Drive in Chandler.

Jakob is described as 5 feet, 3 inches tall, approximately 103 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing beige pants, a light blue shirt, and glasses.

Authorities say Jakob's mental capacity ranges from late childhood to early teens. Police say he doesn't have his prescribed medications with him.

If you see him, please contact Chandler police at 480-782-4130 or your local police department.