Local authorities have located a missing teen with special needs from Douglas County.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said Devan Romero, 16, was found Monday night just before 11:00 p.m.

Romero was reported missing and last seen around noon on Monday in the Roxborough area, near Marmot Ridge Circle.

Devan functions at the level of an 8 or 9-year-old. Devan took the family car, which was was later found in Jefferson County. He was found about 6 hours later.