UPDATE: Boy missing from Benowa has been FOUND

UPDATE @ August 29 2017 1.50pm: A Gold Coast family is breathing a sigh of relief, after a missing boy was found safe and well.

Police were concerned for the 13-year-old’s welfare after he failed to show up for school on Tuesday.

They have since confirmed, he has been located.


EARLIER @ August 29 2017 12.24pm: Gold Coasters are being asked to look out for a boy, who has gone missing from the Benowa area.

The 13-year-old was spotted near a Benowa school around 8am on Tuesday, but has not been seen since.

Concerns are held for the boy’s welfare as he suffers from a medical condition as well as his young age.


This story has been edited and photo removed to protect the boy’s identity.