Police are searching for 10-year-old Beau Emerton-Smith, who is missing from Hastings.
Beau was returned home by officers – having previously been reported missing – around 4.15pm on Wednesday 16 October. But he went missing again around 20 minutes later.
Beau is white, about 4’5”, of skinny build, with short ginger hair.
He was last seen wearing a black puffa jacket with mud up the back, a grey hoodie, dark grey and black tracksuit bottoms, and blue and white trainers.
If you see him, please call 999.