Police Scotland is appealing for information in relation to missing person Liam Smith, 16, who has been reported missing from Aberdeen.
He was last seen at around 12pm on Saturday 17 November 2018 in the Queens Road area of Aberdeen.
It is undestood Liam took the 1.11pm 202 Stagecoach bus from Aberdeen to Lumphanan on Saturday, 17 November, and police are appealing to anyone who has seen him in the Lumphanan area to get in touch.
Liam is described as white, 6'4" and has short brown hair, slim build, wearing dark top, blue jeans and Nike Air Max trainers and carrying a North Face backpack.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 1302 of 18 November.
Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.