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State Police in Gettysburg announced Monday that they are looking for a teenage boy, originally reported as missing, in connection with an attempted criminal homicide investigation.

Police said Octavian Perez, 16, was last seen Aug. 4, 2019, in Bonneauville Borough, Adams County, and was initially thought to be a missing runaway.

Police said they determined that Perez caused severe bodily harm to an unnamed juvenile victim. Charges were filed against Perez and there is an active arrest warrant for attempted criminal homicide.

State Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or Perez’s whereabouts to contact State Police Gettysburg at 717-334-8111 immediately.

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