Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing teenager Mike Hailu.
The 15-year-old was last seen about 4pm in Main Road, Eltham on Tuesday 17 March.
Mike is described as African in appearance, 170cm tall, thin, with brown curly hair, brown eyes and an olive complexion.
He was last seen wearing navy Adidas track suit pants, a black hooded top and a black cap.
Mike is known to frequent the Craigieburn, Fawkner, Pascoe Vale and Broadmeadows areas.
Police hold concerns for his welfare due to his age and have released an image of Mike in the hope that someone may have information on his current whereabouts.
Anyone who sees Mike is urged to contact Eltham Police Station on 9430 4500.