Philadelphia police are searching for a 12-year-old boy who they say has not been seen since Wednesday.

Maurice Sorzano-Carter was last seen at his house on the 700 block of Brighton Street in Burlhome. Maurice is black with a light complexion and short black hair. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 115 pounds. He has brown eyes and was last seen wearing tan pants and a navy blue shirt.

Anyone with information on Maurice's whereabouts can call Northeast Detectives at 215-686-3153. - Aubrey Whelan