Assistance sought to identify boy found at Hebersham

Police are appealing for public assistance to identify a young boy found at Hebersham this afternoon.

About 12.15pm (Saturday 15 May 2021), a member of the public located the boy in distress, who said he was lost, on Ballymena Street and contacted police.

The boy is believed to be aged between five and seven and was riding a bike at the time he was located.

Officers from Mt Druitt Police Area Command attended and have commenced inquiries to identify him.

Assistance was requested from NSW Ambulance paramedics, who took the boy to hospital for observation.

He is wearing a dark grey hooded jumper with a small white print of a car on the front, light grey tracksuit pants and no shoes.

If anyone has information, please call Mt Druitt Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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