Police are making a fresh appeal for help in tracing a schoolboy who has been missing for over three weeks.
William Perry (pictured), 13, was last seen at an address in St Helens on May 23.
However, police have revealed the youngster has been in touch with his mum and was has been spotted in Breckside Park in Anfield during the past few week.
But a force spokesman said: “His family and the police remain keen for him to return home safe and well and due to his young age, regard him as vulnerable.
“William is described as white, 5ft 2ins tall with short brown hair and brown eyes. He left home wearing a black coat, trousers and trainers however is likely to have changed his clothes and was recently seen wearing a camouflage cap.”
Call police on 101.