Body of teenage boy found inside Berthoud High School

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BERTHOUD, Colo. -- Classes were canceled at Berthoud High School after the body of a teenage boy was found on campus early Thursday morning, the Larimer County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies responded to a report of a teenage male having left his home in Berthoud and his parents were concerned for his safety. The parents said he might have gone to the high school.

Deputies responded to the school at 850 Spartan Ave. and found an open door. They then found the body of a deceased teenage male inside the school.

The sheriff's office said there is no known threat to the school, students, staff or residents in the area.

Classes were canceled and students already on campus were sent home by school officials.

The Larimer County Coroner's Office responded and will release the identity of the male and a cause of death at a later time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's office at 970-416-1985 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 970-221-6868.