Police are appealing for information to help find a missing teeanger.

Matthew Patrick, 16, was last seen on Monday, 2 December in London andd may be in Dorset.

Matthew is described as white, 5ft 11ins tall and of slim build. He has short brown hair and blues eyes.

When last seen, he was wearing a black hooded top and black tracksuit trousers.

Matthew is known to frequent the Greenwich, Lewisham, Bexleyheath and Maidstone areas. It is also thought that Matthew could be in the Sherborne area in Dorset.

Anyone with information or who has seen Matthew is asked to contact officers at Greenwich police station on 020 8284 7766 or contact the Missing People charity on 116000.