Police are urgently searching for youngster Leo Bartolo, 12, who is missing from home in Hartlepool.
Leo was last seen in the Bishop Cuthbert area of town at around 9.30pm today.
Leo is described as white with curly light-brown hair and blue eyes. He was last sighted wearing dark grey jogging bottom, a black puffer jacket and grey ‘Nike’ brand trainers.
Please call 101, ref 154004, if you have information which may assist police.