Authorities are asking the public for help in locating a 16-year-old boy who has not been seen for nearly three weeks.
Alex Mallet was last seen on October 23, Longueuil police said on Wednesday, fearing for his health and safety. The young man could be in Saint-Hyacinthe, it was specified.
At the time of his disappearance, he was wearing a black hoodie, a cap, red and black shoes, and a beige and gray bag.
Weighing 73 kg (160 lbs), Alex Mallet is 5 feet 6 inches (1 m 67), has short brown hair, blue eyes and wears prescription glasses.
Anyone who sees him is urged to contact 911 as soon as possible.