UPDATE NOON FRIDAY: A missing Ithaca teen is back home. Police say this morning about 7:00 AM 17 year old Chen Hyuk Park returned to his residence on Oak Ave. Park's whereabouts during the last couple of days is unknown and will not be released since there was determined to be no criminal activity involved.
The Ithaca Police Department is currently attempting to locate a 17 year old student of the Cascadilla School in Ithaca.
Chen Hyuk Park was last seen Wednesday morning at 11 and was reported missing by staff at the Cascadilla School after it was determined he had failed to attend classes and events that he would not normally miss.
Park is of Korean decent and was last seen wearing a grey or silver down coat, tan pants and may have been carrying a blue and yellow back pack. He was last seen running up Oak Avenue.
Anyone with information pertaining to Park's potential whereabouts is asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department at 607-272-3245