POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a missing 16-year-old boy.

Ali Yunes Ahmed, from Lancing, was last seen on Saturday and said he was getting a train to see friends in Bognor. But, he hasn’t returned since.

Police say he may have travelled to London and has links to Chichester, Bognor Regis and Brighton.

Ali is North African with black hair and slim. Anyone who has seen him is asked to contact police online quoting serial 1207 of 02/02.