Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing teenager Cruz Ashwood.
The 12-year-old was last seen in High Street, Bendigo in the early hours of 4 December.
Cruz is described as 150cm tall thin, with brown shoulder length hair, brown eyes and an olive complexion.
He is known to frequent the Mildura, Long gully, Eaglehawk and North Bendigo areas.
Police hold concerns for his welfare due to his age and have released an image of Cruz in the hope that someone may have information on his current whereabouts.
Anyone who sees Cruz is urged to contact Bendigo Police Station on 5448 1300.