Missing Merseyside teen may be in Doncaster

Merseyside Police is becoming increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of 14-year-old Patrick Maughan who has been missing from his home in Newton-le-Willows since Thursday, 14 February.

He is described as being white, 5’1” tall of slim build with short blond hair. He has green eyes and an Irish accent and was last seen wearing a navy blue t-shirt, blue hooded top, blue tracksuit bottoms, light grey Nike trainers with a luminous green stripe on both sides.

He is known to frequent the Sutton and Newton-le-Willows areas of St Helens and has family and friends in the Doncaster and Leeds areas also. He was last sighted in the Preston area on Thursday, 14 February.

Officers would urge Patrick or anyone who has seen him since Thursday, 14 February to contact St Helens' Control Room on 0151 777 6991 / 6952 or via 101.