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.