Merseyside Police is appealing for information to help trace a missing 15-year-old boy.

Aaron Garner was last seen at around 1pm on Sunday (12 March) on Antonio Street, Bootle. Extensive enquiries have been ongoing to locate him.

He is described as white, 5ft tall, of slim build, with dark brown hair combed over and with a pale olive-skinned complexion.

When he was last seen, Aaron was wearing a blue or white t-shirt, dark blue North Face tracksuit bottoms, a navy blue hooded jacket and navy blue Nike Huaraches.

Aaron is known to frequent the North Park and Bedford Road areas of Bootle.

Police officers are making extensive efforts to find Aaron and return him home safely and would urge Aaron, anyone who knows his whereabouts, or who has seen a male resembling him, to call police on the 101 number.

Alternatively information can be left with the independent charity Missing People by calling 116 000 or by emailing