Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 16-year-old Paʻauilo boy who was reported missing.

Benjamin Zindric was last seen in the Waikululu area of Paʻauilo on December 30.

He is described as 5-foot-11, 158 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He may be in the in the company of a friend named “J.J.”

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.