Appeal for information to locate teenage boy missing from Parramatta

Saturday, 06 May 2023 08:43:56 PM

PLEASE NOTE: An image of the missing boy will be posted to the NSW Police Force Facebook page

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a teenage boy missing from Sydney’s west.

Liam Baxter, aged 13, was last seen leaving a shopping centre on Church Street, Parramatta, about 6.45pm yesterday (Friday 5 May 2023).

After failing to return home, officers attached to Parramatta Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries to locate him.

Family and police hold concerns for his welfare due to his age.

Liam is described as being of Aboriginal appearance, about 175cm – 180cm tall, of thin build, with short brown hair and blue eyes.

He was last seen wearing a grey jumper, blue and white ‘Fila’ shorts, a black hat, white sneakers, wearing a black facemask and black backpack.

Anyone with information about Liam’s whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.