Joshua Scales

Joshua Scales is aged just 16 an has been missing from Thornton Heath since February. Have you seen him?

Joshua was last seen at Croydon University Hospital  at 11.55am on Sunday, March 13 last year.

The 15-year-old is described as white, 5 foot 4 inches tall, of slim build with short hair.

He was last seen wearing a grey and navy hooded top and tracksuit trousers.

Missing People is an independent charity funded by donations which searches for missing people on behalf of the friends and family left behind and provide specialised support to ease their heartache and confusion.

Its free, confidential helpline is available 24 hours a day by phone, text and email to support missing children and adults, and their loved ones.

The message to Joshua is: “We are here for you whenever you are ready; we can listen, talk you through what help you need, pass a message for you and help you to be safe. Call. Text. Anytime. Free. Confidential. 116000”