The Saugerties Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating 17-year-old Jakob R. Piratzky who went missing on December 26, 2017.

At the time the teen went missing police say he was wearing a tan coat, navy colored hoodie, blue jeans and black sneakers.  Piratzky is described as a white male, 5'7" tall, 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information pertaining to the whereabouts of Jakob Piratzky is asked to call Saugerties Police at 845-246-9800.

UPDATE:  Saugerties Police Chief Sinagra issued a statement on December 29, 2017 at 5:49 pm indicating that the missing teen had been located and is in good health.