Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing boyJake.
The 11-year-old was last seen on Moreland Street, Footscray about 5.50pm Friday afternoon.
Police hold concerns for Jake due to his young age.
An image of Jake has been released in the hope someone may recognise him and provide information on his current whereabouts.
Jake is described as approximately Caucasian in appearance, 165cm tall with a thin build, blonde hair and blue eyes.
He was last seen wearing a red jersey with the number 32 on the back, black ripped jeans, black Nike runners, a white cap and carrying a black bumbag.
Anyone who sees Jake or with information is urged to contact Footscray Police Station on 8398 9800.