An appeal has been made to find a young man who has not been seen for five days,
Matthew Bateman was last known to be in the Botanic Gardens area of Belfast on Friday, June 13, and the PSNI and his family said they are becoming increasingly concerned for his welfare.
Matthew, who is originally from the Bangor area, is 18-years-old, around 5’11” in height, slim and .with dirty fair hair.
He was unshaven, unkempt and possibly with a ginger beard.
He was last seen wearing a blue hooded top, dark tracksuit bottoms and black shoes.
He was not wearing any socks.
Police have asked him to come forward, or for anyone who knows of his whereabouts to contact them at Musgrave Station on the non-emergency number 101.