Police seeking public assistance to find local boy

Police are seeking assistance to locate Nash William Powell.

Police are seeking assistance to locate Nash William Powell.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a boy missing from the state's Central West.

Nash William Powell, aged 14, lives in the Canowindra area and left his home about 1.30pm yesterday (Sunday, March 22, 2020), to go to the local skate park.

When he failed to return home, officers from Chifley Police District were notified and commenced inquiries to locate him.

Family and police hold serious concerns for Nash's welfare due to his age.

Nash is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 165cm tall, of a slim build, and with short black hair.

It is believed he was wearing a blue singlet, white board shorts with a grey palm tree design, and thongs.

Anyone who sees Nash or knows of his whereabouts is urged to contact Bathurst Police Station on 6332 8699 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.