POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a 16-year-old boy from Stroud who has been reported missing from hospital this afternoon.
Tyrese Miles left Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, where he had been receiving treatment, at 4pm today.
He is described as white, about 6ft tall, slim and has short black curly hair.
He was wearing light grey T-shirt and grey tracksuit bottoms. He had socks on but no shoes.
When he left the hospital Tyrese ran along Great Western Road towards the city centre.
He has links with Gloucester but lives in Stroud and searches are being conducted in both areas.
Officers are also liaising with British Transport Police.
Anyone who sees Tyrese, or knows where is might be, is asked to call Gloucestershire Constabulary on 999 quoting incident 281 of 2 August.