A 14-year-old boy from Brighton has been missing for almost a week, Sussex Police said today (Monday 13 February).
Officers are growing concerned for the welfare of Jack Winstanley and have issued a public appeal for help in finding him.
Sussex Police said: “Jack Winstanley, 14, was last seen on Tuesday 7 February at 2.45pm in Swanborough Drive, in Whitehawk, but has not returned home.”
Missing persons co-ordinator Vicky Morris said: “We are concerned that Jack failed to return home and would ask anyone who has seen him or who may know of his whereabouts to contact us so that we can make sure he is ok.
“He is white, 5ft 1in, with short mousey brown hair. He was last seen wearing a black North Face jacket, grey tracksuit bottoms and blue trainers.”
Anyone who has seen him is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or to make an online report at https://sussex.police.uk/contact-us/response-to-appeal quoting serial 967 of 07/02.