Urgent appeal to find missing Scarborough teenager

Officers have issued an urgent appeal to hep find 15 year-old Joshua McMichael from Scarborough.

Joshua left his school on Barry's Lane in Scarborough at 10.25am today and has not been seen since.

Joshua McMichael.

Joshua McMichael.

He is described as 5ft 1" tall, of stocky build, wearing grey trainers, a blue padded jacket and tracksuit bottoms.

A spokesperson from North Yorkshire Police said: "We are extremely concerned for Joshua's welfare and urge anyone who thinks they might have seen him to call us on 999."