Police Conduct ‘Limited’ Search for Missing ‘Into the Wild’ Teen

Police in Oregon are conducting only a “limited search” for a missing college freshman, whose family says is at serious risk after being inspired by a movie to enter the wilderness, but whom cops believe may have chosen to just “go off the grid for a while.”

An abandoned SUV belonging to Johnathan Croom, an 18-year-old from Arizona, was found Friday in the town of Riddle, Ore. Croom was last seen around Aug. 16 after visiting a friend in Seattle. He was expected back in Arizona this weekend and begin college today.

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