Police have appealed for help to track down Nathaniel Bower, aged 12, who needs require medication.
Police have appealed for help to track down Nathaniel Bower, aged 12, who needs require medication.

UPDATE: Missing 12-year-old found in Tweed Heads

UPDATE 9AM MONDAY:

THE 12-year-old boy missing from Tweed Heads has been found safe and well. 

Nathaniel Bower was last seen getting onto a bus at Tweed Centro Shopping Centre, Tweed Heads at about 6.15pm on Thursday, July 16.  

Following inquiries, officers from Tweed-Bryon Police District located the boy safe and well at Tweed Heads in the early hours of this morning.  

Police would like to thank the media and community for their assistance.  

UPDATE 9.30AM SUNDAY:

POLICE are still looking for a missing 12-year-old boy who was last seen on Thursday.

An appeal to the public has been re-newed for any information about the whereabouts of Nathaniel Bower.

He was last seen entering a bus at Tweed Centro Shopping Centre about 6.15pm on Thursday, July 16.

There's serious concerns for Nathaniel's welfare because he requires regular medication and due to his young age.

Nathaniel is described as being of caucasian appearance, about 155cm tall with a slim build, light brown hair and hazel eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black Fila hat, black shorts and a black T-shirt with white writing.

Police have urged anyone who spots Nathaniel to phone Tweed Heads Police on 07 5506 9499 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000. Information is treated in strict confidence.

EARLIER:

TWEED Byron Police are desperately trying to find a 12-year-old boy who went missing two days ago.

Officers have appealed for public assistance to track down Nathaniel Bower, who was last seen entering a bus at Tweed Centro Shopping Centre about 6.15pm on Thursday, July 16.

There's serious concerns for Nathaniel's welfare because he requires regular medication and due to his young age.

Nathaniel Bower, aged 12, was last seen getting onto a bus at Tweed Centro Shopping Centre at about 6.15pm on Thursday, July 16. Picture: NSW Police
Nathaniel Bower, aged 12, was last seen getting onto a bus at Tweed Centro Shopping Centre at about 6.15pm on Thursday, July 16. Picture: NSW Police

Police began inquiring about Nathaniel's whereabouts once officers were alerted.

Nathaniel is described as being of caucasian appearance, about 155cm tall with a slim build, light brown hair and hazel eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black Fila hat, black shorts and a black T-shirt with white writing.

Police have urged anyone who spots Nathaniel to phone Tweed Heads Police on 07 5506 9499 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000. Information is treated in strict confidence.

Originally published as Police trying to find boy missing since Thursday


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