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UPDATE: Missing Teen from Nixa Found Safe


19-year-old Kyle Burnett has been found safe. Authorities have not said where he was found, but say he disappeared from a care facility Monday morning in Springfield.

Authorities in Nixa are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager.

Police say 19-year-old Kyle Burnett disappeared Monday morning, and was last seen walking south along North Heartland Avenue.

He was last seen wearing a red shirt, blue jeans, a cowboy hat and boots.

Officers say he is an at-risk individual due to mental health diagnoses. He reportedly also has made threats to himself recently.

If you locate Burnett, or have any information on his whereabouts, contact the Nixa Police Department at (417) 725-2510.