Police search for missing Hartlepool boy

Ryan Turner, 12, was last seen in Hartlepool on Friday Credit: Cleveland Police

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing 12-year-old boy from Hartlepool.

Ryan Turner was last seen near the fire station on Durham Street in Hartlepool, heading towards Corporation Road at around 8:30pm yesterday. He was wearing a turquoise T-shirt, grey jogging bottoms and black Nike trainers. He was also riding a blue and white boy's mountain bike.

Anyone who may have seen Ryan is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101.