CONCERN is rising for a teenage boy who went missing on Tuesday evening.

Reiss Anderson James was last seen on Shirley Avenue, Whitley, at around 7pm on July 10.

The 16-year-old is known to frequent Sol Joel Park in Earley, Woodley, Three Mile Cross, Shinfield, John Rabson Recreation Ground and Rivermead Leisure Centre.

He is a black, around 5ft 9ins tall, of a slim build, with black short hair, clean shaven and brown eyes.

He has both ears pierced and was last seen wearing a white shirt, navy/black knee high shorts, white socks, and navy and white Nike flip flops.

Investigating officers believe he is carrying a green holdall, a backpack and a Morrisons reusable bag.

Police constable James Hammond, based at Reading police station, said: “We are concerned for the welfare of James, and would ask anyone who sees him to please get in touch.

“Additionally if anyone know where he is we would ask them to call."

Call the Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101 quoting reference 43180210994 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you can help.