Missing teen Ethan Woodward believed to be in the Bendigo area: Police

A missing 16-year-old boy is believed to be in the Bendigo area.

Ethan Woodward was last seen boarding a Bendigo-bound train at Gisborne Train Station on July 1.

Police believe the teen was wearing a mid-length Driza-bone jacket, black pants, runners, and a black backpack.

It’s possible Ethan was also wearing a blue/green camouflage hooded jumper.

He is about 175 centimetres tall with a slim build, blue eyes and brown hair.

Ethan’s phone was located in Bendigo about the time he was reported missing, and police believe he is still in the Bendigo area.

Anyone who sights Ethan or has information on his whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au