UPDATE: Jacob is safe at home with his family
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in locating 14-year-old Jacob Gazzaniga. Jacob was last seen Thursday, at 7:45 pm, at his home near 2000 block of West Jasper Butte Drive in San Tan Valley.
Public Information Officer Navideh Forghani advises that Jacob is 5’4, 145 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. His current hair cut is different from this most recent photo and is described as a fresh fade.
Jacob is considered high functioning autistic, with a mental capacity of an 8-year-old.
He was last seen wearing black or dark colored pants, a red American Leadership Academy shirt and a purple GCU sweater with hiking boots. He may also be carrying a black Nike backpack.
If you have any information, call the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office at 520-866-5111.