Missing 16-year-old believed to be in Preston

Posted on - 28th April, 2017 - 11:47am | Author - | Posted in - Lancashire Police, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Issued picture of Joshua Stock

Police are growing increasingly concerned about about a missing 16-year-old boy.


Joshua Stock, from Gateshead, was last seen at around 6.40pm on Tuesday (April 25) at an address on Elswick Road in Preston.

A Lancashire Police spokeswoman said: “We are worried about Joshua’s welfare and would appeal to anybody who knows where he is, or thinks they may have seen him, to contact us as soon as possible.

“Similarly we would urge Joshua himself, if he sees this appeal, to get in touch let us know he is safe.”

Joshua is described as white, around 5ft 10ins tall, of slim build, with hair which is short, blond and curly.

More: Teenager found during human trafficking arrests in Fishwick

He was last seen wearing a grey hoody and grey jacket, grey tracksuit bottoms, a black baseball cap and blue trainers.

Anybody with information about his whereabouts should contact police on 101, quoting log number 910 of April 25.

Preston in pictures Covered Market, PrestonPreston Court BuildingLawson Street6201 Princess Elizabeth57313 becomes the main engine6201 pulls into Preston Station for an engine changePreston CenotaphColourful & Shops On Lancaster Road a View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.