Police are appealing for help in tracing the whereabouts of 15-year-old Jacob Mcstravick.
The teenager has been missing from his home in Hundens Lane, Darlington, for more than a week.
He is described as having short ginger hair and blue eyes. It is not known what he is wearing but he often wears a cap.
Anyone who has any information on his whereabouts is asked to call Durham Constabulary on 101.
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