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Police search for blind teen missing in Coral Springs

Police are searching for a blind teenager from Coral Springs who is missing, authorities said.

Roosevelt Thermitus, 15, was last seen about 2 a.m. inside the apartment where he lives with his parents in the 7900 block of Northwest 35th Court.

Thermitus' parents told police their son was in the living room when they went to sleep but was gone when they awoke later Tuesday morning.

Thermitus is described as 5 feet 10 inches tall and 120 pounds.

A Broward Sheriff's Office helicopter, a bloodhound and several Coral Springs police officers are helping in the search for the missing teen, authorities said.