Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a missing 15 year-old boy.
Adam Traverse, has been living in the Staffordshire area, but is now believed to be in the St Helens area.
He was last seen on Seath Avenue, St Helens, at 2pm today, Wednesday 30 August.
He is described as white, 5ft 3in tall, of slim build with blond/light brown hair.
When he was last seen he was wearing grey hooded top and grey baseball cap.
He is known to frequent the Gaskell Park and Parr areas of St Helens.
Police officers are making extensive efforts to find Adam and would urge Adam or anyone who knows his whereabouts, to call police on the 101 number.
Alternatively information can be left with the independent charity Missing People by calling 116 000 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.