UPDATE: He has now been found

A SEARCH has been launched to find a missing 15-year-old boy. 

Mason was last seen at around 7am yesterday in his hometown of Romsey

It is believed that he could have travelled to Sussex and potentially be in Eastbourne.

Mason is described as being white with short mousey brown hair, of skinny build and 5 feet 3 inches tall.

A police spokesperson said: "We are concerned about him and are asking members of the public to report any further sightings of him to us.

"If you see him, or think you may have seen him since yesterday please call us on 101, quoting 44210005383."