A 16-year-old boy from Sunderland has been missing for a week.
Police are appealing for the public's help in tracing Dylan Waddle, from the city's Minton Square.
He left home at around 6pm on Friday, August 19 but failed to return home.
He is described as white, 6ft tall, athletic build, with short, dark mousey hair, blue eyes, fair complexion.
He was wearing a dark-coloured hoody, tracksuit bottoms and trainers.
Police are concerned for his welfare and are carrying out inquiries to locate Dylan.
Officers are appealing for Dylan to make contact with them, or anyone who recognises him to call police immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101, quoting reference number 2 of 24/08/17.