Update: Curtis has been found safe. Thank you to everyone who shared this information and called in with tips. The latest information can be viewed at https://crimewatch.net/us/co/mesa/sheriff/134177/cases/missing-child-found-one-custody
The Mesa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's assistance in locating a missing teenager. Curtis Blackmore (age 16) was last seen around 12:30 p.m. leaving 3073 E 1/2 Road. Curtis was walking to the Neighborhood Marketplace (Walmart) on Warrior Way. Video surveillance verified Curtis never made it to the store. Curtis was last seen wearing the clothing in the picture. He is 5'05" inches tall, 120 lbs. Curtis does not have a cell phone and is not familiar with the Grand Junction area.
If seen, immediately call 911