Appeal to locate missing boy from Sydney's Inner West

Monday, 22 May 2023 06:39:59 PM

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

Marcus Kemp, aged 13, was last seen at Elswick Street, Leichhardt about 1pm yesterday (Sunday 21 May 2023).

When he did not return home and could not be contacted by family members, officers from Leichhardt Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries to locate him.

Due to his age, police hold concerns for his welfare.

Marcus is described as being between 160-170cm tall, of thin build, with an olive complexion, brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, grey shorts and white shoes.

Anyone who may have seen, or who has knowledge of Marcus’ whereabouts, is urged to contact Leichhardt Police or 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.