On 12/30/12 at 1230 hrs, deputies responded to the 9800 block of Spring Hill Lane in Highlands Ranch on a report of an endangered 16 year old runaway. The male, Ethan Ryder (DOB 06/09/1996) left the residence wearing a red t-shirt and blue jeans. Ethan did not take a jacket or cell phone with him and it is unknown where he may be headed. Due to falling temperatures, the Douglas County Search and Rescue was summoned to assist in locating Ethan. Ethan is described as a white male, 6-02, 150 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes, wearing a red t-shirt with a gray pattern, brown work boots, and blue jeans. It has been reported that Ethan likes to walk in the green belt areas around the Highlands Ranch subdivision. The public is encouraged to call 911 if they see anyone matching this description.
Ethan is described as the following;
- ·6’02″ white male
- ·16 years old
- ·150 lbs.
- ·Red T-shirt with a gray pattern.
- ·Blue jeans.
- ·Brown work boots.