COLONIE UPDATE: Colonie police announced on Wednesday night that Leuschner had returned home without incident.
A 15-year-old male has been missing since Tuesday, Jan. 3, and Colonie police are asking for the public's help.
Paul F. Leuschner is described by police as 5'8" and 130 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a black Northface jacket, grey sweatpants, a grey ski hat and on a white BMX style bicycle, said police.
Police said Leuschner was last seen by his family on Tuesday at 10 a.m. and was reported missing the next morning on Wednesday, Jan. 4, around 5:30 a.m. Police said there is a past history of running away but the cold weather has increased the family's concerns. Police said Leuschner has family in Scotia.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Colonie Police Department at 783-2744.