Appeal for 14-year-old epileptic boy missing without his medication

A schoolboy has gone missing from home without essential medication to control his epilepsy.

Ben Hudson.
Ben Hudson.

Ben Hudson, from Roker, was last seen at his home just after midnight on Friday and has not been seen or heard from since around lunchtime yesterday.

It is also thought the 14-year-old has been seen at Brockley Whins Metro station yesterday.

Northumbria Police is carrying out inquires to try and find him.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.