Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a teenage boy from Leeds who has not been seen for four days.
Fifteen-year-old Joshua O’Donnell, of Noster Road, Beeston, was last seen around midday on Monday.
Insp Steve Emmett, said: “We are concerned for Joshua’s welfare and would urge Joshua, or anyone who has seen him, heard from him or knows where he currently is to get in touch”
“We believe Joshua may have left Leeds and be in the Southport area, although we also know he has links to Wigan and Newcastle.”
He is white, about 5ft 6ins tall, slim and was last seen wearing black jeans, black top and black trainers.
Anyone with information should contact Elland Road police station via 101.