Sheriff's office seeks missing Douglas County teen


The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public's help to find a South Range teen.

Derek M. Olson, 16, was last seen at 2 p.m. Oct. 19 in Superior in the parking lot of the sheriff’s office, according to a flier posted on the sheriff office Facebook page.

A friend reported seeing the teen Nov. 10 in Superior on the corner of Tower Avenue and North 26th Street.

Olson has brown hair and eyes, and a scar on his left elbow from a surgery. He is 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 145 pounds.

According to the flier, Olson may be in need of medication for an illness and should not be approached.

Anyone with information about Olson is asked to contact the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, (715) 395-1371.