Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Doncaster East teenager Lachlan Hutton.
The 16-year-old was last seen at an address in Lilydale on 3 December.
Police have concerns for Lachlan’s welfare due to this age.
Lachlan is described as being Caucasian, approximately 155 centimetres tall, medium build, with brown eyes and brown hair.
Investigators have released an image of Lachlan in the hope someone recognises him and can provide information regarding his current whereabouts.
He is known to frequent the Ringwood, Lilydale, Mooroolbark and Croydon areas.
Anyone with information is urged to call Doncaster Police Station on 8841 3999.