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Police find missing Lincoln boy

— Update at 12.30pm on June 28: Niks Patmalnieks, 12, was found around midday on Saturday in Lincoln city centre. He is safe and well and will be returned home to his family.

Lincolnshire Police thanked the press and public for their help in circulating the appeal to find Niks.


Police are appealing for information to find a 12-year-old Lincoln boy who went missing from his home in the city.

Niks Patmalnieks was last seen between around 6pm and 7pm on Thursday, June 26.

Lincolnshire Police didn’t say which area of the city he went missing from.

He is described as having light brown hair; he was wearing a blue jacket, and carrying a black bag and a duvet.

Police say they are concerned for his welfare and would like to hear from anyone who may have seen Niks, or for Niks himself to get in touch with officers or his family.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on 101, giving Niks Patmalnieks as the reference.