POLICE have issued an appeal for the public’s help in finding a missing teenager.

Sam Sommerville was seen on Wednesday, May 26 leaving his home in Widnes.

The 16-year-old has also been seen in the Kirkby area on Sunday, May 30 and Monday, May 31.

He is described as white male, 6ft 2in tall, of slim build, pale complexion, with cropped blond hair and blue eyes. He also speaks with a southern accent.

When last seen, Sam was wearing black tracksuit bottoms, a black Berghaus coat, black and orange trainers and a dark coloured hat.

The teenager is known to frequent the Huyton, Kirkby, Chester and Bournemouth areas.

If you see Sam, please inform Merseyside Police via merseyside.police.uk/ro/report/mp/v2/report-sighting-of-missing-person-form/

You can also call 101 or contact @MerPolCC on Twitter, or call the charity Missing People on 116 000.