PASQUOTANK CO., N.C. (WVEC) -- Police are searching for a missing 16-year-old boy.

Christian Dade Carawan is described as a 16-year-old white male, he is approximately 5'10" and weighs around 110 pounds. Carawan has short brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing white shorts, a black "Batman" t-shirt, knee high socks and tennis shoes.

Carawan was first reported missing on Wednesday, October 5 at 11:30 p.m.

He was last seen walking away from his home in the 900 block of Scott Rd. in Elizabeth City at 10:30 p.m.

A friend of Carawan told police that Carawan was later picked up and stated to him that he was not coming back.

Police believe Carawan may be in Currituck County.

If you see Carawan, please contact the Pasquotank County Sheriff's Office at (252) 338-2191.