Police officers are searching for a missing teenager who was last seen more than two weeks ago.
Brandon West, aged 16, was last seen in the Runcorn area of Cheshire on November 28.
Officers say he may be in Stoke-on-Trent or Newcastle.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “Police are appealing for help to find missing teenager Brandon West.
“The 16-year-old was last seen on 28 November in Runcorn, Cheshire.
“Officers believe he may be in Stoke-on-Trent or Newcastle-under-Lyme.
“Brandon is described as white, 5ft 8ins tall, slim build with short (possibly shaven) brown hair. He was last seen wearing a blue and green North Face coat, black jumper with a white logo on the left chest, blue denim jeans – ripped and black trainers.