A missing 14-year-old boy has reportedly been spotted in Harpenden, as officers continue to investigate his whereabouts.

Bedfordshire Police revealed this morning (Thursday, August 3) that there had been a "possible sighting" of Michael, who has been missing since Friday, July 21.

Herts Advertiser: Missing Luton teenager Michael without glasses.Missing Luton teenager Michael without glasses. (Image: Bedfordshire Police)

Prior to this development, the teenager had last been seen at his home address in the Hockwell Ring area of Luton.


He is described as around 5'4” with short brown hair and is believed to be wearing a grey tracksuit.

Michael also wears glasses, and may have had a bicycle with him.

A spokesperson for Bedfordshire police said: "We are currently reviewing a possible sighting of Michael in Harpenden and so are asking people in that area to be alert, and if you have seen him or have any information to contact us as soon as possible."


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Information can be reported by calling the police's non-emergency number 101, quoting reference MPL/1351/23.

Anonymous information can be given by contacting the Missing People charity by calling or texting 116 000 or emailing 116000@missingpeople.org.uk.