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Hayden Mitchell, 15, was last seen Friday leaving his house on Spencer Avenue. (Halifax Regional Police)

Halifax Regional Police are asking for help locating a teenager who has not been seen since late last week.

Hayden Mitchell, 15, was last seen Friday leaving his house on Spencer Avenue in Williams Lake at approximately 8 a.m.

According to Halifax Regional Police, he never arrived at school that day and has not returned to his house since. He contacted a friend through social media on Jan. 12, police said.

Mitchell is described as white, approximately five feet three inches tall, weighing 90 pounds with a slim build, short blond hair and blue eyes.

He was last seen wearing a red and black jacket, black jeans, black boots and carrying a black backpack.

Halifax Regional Police said there is no evidence to suggest foul play in the case, but there is concern for Mitchell's well-being.