Teenage boy missing in Leeds

Missing teenager Thomas Thornton
Missing teenager Thomas Thornton

Police are asking for help to find a missing Leeds 16-year-old.

Thomas Thornton was last seen on February 7 in the Guiseley area where he has recently been living.

Police are growing increasingly concerned for Thomas’s welfare and are asking Thomas or anyone who may have information about where he is to get in touch.

He is described as white, 5ft 6ins tall, stocky with a fresh complexion and short dark hair.

When he was last seen, he was thought to be wearing a black hooded top, which has red writing on it, and black Adidas tracksuit bottoms.

In the past Thomas has been known to frequent Leeds city centre and the Harehills area.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Martin Hirst in the Leeds District Safeguarding Unit via 101.