HERKIMER, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – The Herkimer Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager.

13-year-old Jaheim Lewis was last seen at his home in Herkimer on Thursday, July 21st.

Authorities know that he has run away and that he has contacted his family, but he refuses to inform them of his whereabouts or who he is with.

Police are asking that if anyone has any information regarding Jaheim’s whereabouts, to please contact 315-866-4330.