Missing teen: 15-year-old Ashley Eggins

Police and the family of an Armidale teenager, who went missing from Newcastle two weeks ago, are now calling on the community to help find the boy.

15-year-old Ashley Eggins, who suffers a serious medical condition, was last seen at a home on Lindsay Street in Hamilton on Friday April 30.

Officers from New England Police District were told of his disappearance after the teen didn’t return home to Armidale the following day.

Ashley is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 165cm tall and of a thin build, with brown eyes and brown hair.

Anyone who sees Ashley, or believes they know his whereabouts, is urged to contact Armidale Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800333000.