Gloucestershire Constabulary are asking for the help of the public with an ongoing search for a missing 16-year-old boy from Lydney.

A news article shared by Gloucestershire Constabulary earlier today said:

“Police are appealing for help in locating a boy who has gone missing from Lydney.

“Cole, aged 16, was reported missing on Monday 16 January and officers have been conducting numerous enquiries but are now asking for the public’s help.

“He is believed to be in the Clearwell and Lydney areas.

“Officers are growing concerned for his welfare and are asking anyone with information on his whereabouts to contact police.

“Cole, is described as being white, 6ft 4in in height, of a slim build with short brown hair and green eyes. It is not known what he is currently wearing but he usually wears a tracksuit or joggers.

“Anyone with information about Cole’s location is asked to contact Gloucestershire Constabulary on 101 quoting 238 of 18 of January.”