Police have issued an urgent appeal for help in finding a teenager missing from Northallerton.

Sam, 17, who was reported missing on Monday, has links to Darlington and Teesside. 

A North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "We are urgently searching for a teenager missing from Northallerton.

"Sam, 17, was reported missing yesterday afternoon. He has links to the Darlington and Teesside areas. We're very concerned for his welfare, and searches are continuing to try to find him.

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The Northern Echo:

"If you see Sam, or know where he is, please call the police immediately. Dial 101 and ask for North Yorkshire Police when passing information, or call 999 with an immediate sighting.

"Please quote reference number NYP-03062024-0201."