Boy missing from near Port Kembla located

A boy missing from Lake Heights, near Port Kembla, has been located safe and well.

The 17-year-old was last seen leaving a home on Mirrabooka Road, Lake Heights about 3pm yesterday (Friday 10 May 2019).

Officers from Lake Illawarra Police District commenced a search for the boy.

About 3pm he was located safe and well in Wollongong.

Police thank the media and the public for their assistance.

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