Gatineau police are asking for the public’s help in quickly locating a 13-year-old boy who has been missing since Tuesday morning.

Augustin Bertoli was seen for the last time in the morning, as he left his residence located in the Parc Champlain district, in the Aylmer sector, to go to school.

Those close to the boy are concerned for his safety. The police want to find him to ensure his well-being.

The teenager, who is said to be walking, is between 1.57 meters (5 ft 2 in) and 1.65 meters (5 ft 5 in) tall and is of slim stature. He has short brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who sees Augustin Bertoli is asked to contact the Gatineau police immediately, 819 246-0222.