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Deputies search for missing Clermont teen

He may be in the Crystal River area

Central Florida deputies said they are looking for a missing 16-yer-old.
Central Florida deputies said they are looking for a missing 16-yer-old. (Citrus County Sheriff's Office)

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – Central Florida deputies said they are looking for a missing 16-yer-old.

The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office said Jeremiah Hernandez is from Clermont and he may be in the Crystal River area.

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Posted by Citrus County Sheriff's Office on Friday, September 11, 2020

Investigators said he was last seen on Aug. 15.

Deputies said anyone who has any information about his whereabouts is asked to call investigators at 352-343-2101.