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Community and police search for missing 4-year-old boy in Tolaga Bay

Gisborne police are seeking sightings of 4-year-old Axel, who was reported missing on Tuesday afternoon, and was still lost at 8.30pm.
Gisborne police are seeking sightings of 4-year-old Axel, who has been reported missing from the Tolaga Bay area.

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Gisborne police are seeking sightings of 4-year-old Axel, who has been reported missing from the Tolaga Bay area.

Gisborne police and community volunteers are still searching for a 4-year-old boy missing in Tolaga Bay.

Police said Axel was reported missing just after 3pm on Tuesday, and was still not found by 8.30pm.

He was last seen wearing a blue shirt with palm trees on it and blue gumboots with sharks on them, and is believed to be on foot with a miniature white fluffy dog.

Police and Axel's family have concerns for his safety.

If you have seen Axel, or have any information which may assist, please phone the police on 111 and quote event number P046388324.

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