Fifteen year old Jsaiah Ayers was reported as missing on Wednesday, November 9. Photo supplied.

Police search for missing teen


Police are searching for Jsaiah Ayers, a local teenager reported missing on Wednesday.

The 15-year-old is also known as Jsaiah Hohepa and left his home wearing the blue jacket shown in the photograph above on Wednesday, November 9.

The public have reported several sightings of the teen in the CBD but by the time police arrived, Jsaiah had moved on.

Constable Harriet Murray from Nelson Youth Aid says Jsaiah’s family just want him home and has requested that anyone with information contact the Nelson Police on 03 5463840 and quote file number 1601109/3524.