Police need public help to locate a 13-year-old boy reported missing from the Runaway Bay area last night.

Family are concerned for his welfare due to a medical condition and because he hasn’t returned home or been in contact with his family since 9pm.

The boy is Caucasian,175 centimetres tall with a fair complexion,and ginger hair.

Police are urging the boy or anyone with knowledge of his whereabouts to contact them.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

Quote this reference number: QP2201328232.