Concern is growing for a teenager missing for a week.
Stephen Robbins, from the Whiley Bay area, has not been seen since Tuesday, May 9.
The 19-year-old is described as white, 6ft 2ins tall, medium build, with brown curly hair.
He was last seen wearing a grey zipped hoody, and white trainers and carrying a beige coloured back pack.
Police are concerned for his welfare and are carrying out enquiries to locate him.
Officers are appealing for Stephen to make contact with them, or anyone who recognises him to call police straightaway.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101, quoting reference number 0943666.