A THIRTEEN-year-old boy has been missing for several days and police are appealing for anyone who has seen him in the area to get in contact with them.

Cartel Bushnell was last seen on June 5 in the Trowbridge area of Wiltshire. He has since travelled to Dorset and has been staying in the Bournemouth area.

He was reported to missing to Dorset Police during the evening of June 9.

Cartel is described as white, five feet four inches tall and of slim build with brown hair.

Police Inspector Greg Tansill, of Dorset Police, said: “Due to the length of time since Cartel was last seen and his young age, we are concerned for his welfare and are carrying out a number of enquiries to locate him.

“I am appealing to anyone who has seen Cartel or a boy matching the description and photograph given to please get in touch.

“Finally, if you see this appeal Cartel – please make contact with us or your family so we can ensure that you are safe and well.”

Anyone with information or knowledge as to Cartel’s whereabouts is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 10:33.

Dorset Police has confirmed that Cartel has been found.