Teenager sends out heartfelt Facebook post to find his biological dad


Let's hear it for this determined, Facebook-savvy boy.

Jette Collins, an 18-year-old from Syracuse, New York, is on the search for his biological father. At the musical gathering K-Rockathon in 1996, the young Diana Collins met a young man who would became the father to baby Jette.

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Teen Looking for Dad
Teen Looking for Dad

Image: Facebook Jette Collins

The young man offered a heartfelt — and also very nicely penned — plea for help finding his dad. The boy writes: "I am looking for a man named Jason, who lived in Syracuse, New York, in 1996. He went to the first K-rockathon ... [and] met a woman named Diana Collins, I am the product of that night. I am not asking for anything. Just would like to meet my biological father."

As of Thursday evening, the post had been shared over 3,500 times and accrued 1,490 comments.

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