Authorities seek help in finding Denton County teenager who went missing Tuesday

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The Denton County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 16-year-old, according to a tweet from the sheriff’s office.

Gavin Wayne Kniss, who drove a 2013 white Ford Mustang, was last seen at his home just after midnight Tuesday according to the tweet. His family last heard from him around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Kniss stands about 6 feet tall, has curly blond hair, blue eyes and both ears pierced. He has a scar on his forehead, according to the tweet.

The sheriff’s office said it was informed by a friend he might be in Oklahoma City but noted that the information had not been verified. He is known to frequent the Krum and Denton areas.

Anyone with information about Kniss’ whereabouts is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 940-349-1640.

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