Concern is growing for the welfare of missing 14-year-old who has not been seen for a week.

Gediminas Slipkus from Eastbourne was last seen at 7pm at his home in Ashford Road last Tuesday.

He is described as white, 5' 5" and of slim build with straight short brown hair.

It is not known what he was wearing at the time, but he appears younger then 14.

PC Tom Carey said: "We are concerned about Gediminas. He is believed to be staying with friends in the Eastbourne area.

"Please get in contact if you think you have seen him or have any information as to his whereabouts by calling police on 101 quoting serial 2 of 16/07.