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Police appeal to find missing 13-year-old boy

Adam Mathewson, who is from the Kenton area of Newcastle, was due home at 9pm on Monday October 12 but failed to show after leaving school.

Adam is around 5ft10ins tall, of stocky build and has ginger short hair. He wears black glasses with thick rims that are rectangular in shape.

He was last seen wearing an orange checked shirt, jeans and royal blue baseball shoes.

Adam has been reported missing before and was found in the Seaton Delaval area.

Police are carrying out enquiries to locate Adam and are appealing for him, or anyone who knows where he is, to get in touch with officers on 101 ext 69191.

Credit: Northumbria Police

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Concern for missing Newcastle school boy

Police are searching for a 13-year-old boy in the Kenton area of Newcastle who has not been seen since Thursday morning.

Adam Mathewson is around 5ft 10ins tall, of stocky build, and has blonde short curly messy hair.

He wears black glasses with thick rims and that are rectangular in shape and was last seen wearing a white school shirt, black school trousers and black Firetrap boots.

Police are carrying out enquiries to locate Adam and are appealing for him, or anyone who knows where he is, to get in touch with officers on 101 ext 69191.

Car carrying 4 people overturns on Western bypass

Northumbria Police are appealing for witnesses after a black Ford Focus overturned on the northbound carriageway of the A1 Western bypass near Kenton.

The car collided with the nearside verge where it overturned. A woman and three men who were in the car were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The accident happened shortly before 9 o'clock on Saturday evening.

Police would like to hear from the driver of a light coloured people carrier who may have witnessed the crash. Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police.