Harrison County authorities searching for autistic teen
POSTED: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 1:52pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 6:50pm
Harrison County, Texas — Harrison County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Chance Coleson, 17. He is diagnosed as mildly autistic and wandered from his home in Waskom, Texas.
Coleson is described by his mother as 5’8”, 170 lbs, brown hair and brown eyes. His mother stated he had wandered previously and was located in Greenwood, Louisiana. The family is in this area while on a work assignment and staying in an RV park on I-20 in Waskom. The family home is in Vinton, Louisiana, but she does not believe he would know how to return to Vinton. He was last seen wearing a black and white t-shirt, brown shorts, and flip-flop shoes.
If any person has information regarding the location of the missing person, please contact investigators with the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office at 903-923-4000.