Nassau County Police are currently searching for Joshua Collins, the 13-year-old grandson of Williston Park business owners who was last seen leaving his Levittown home on Jan. 8.
Collins is 5 feet 3 inches and 115 pounds with sandy blond hair and blue eyes.
He was last seen wearing a black jacket, dark Timberland boots and carrying a backpack.
Collins may be in the local area or traveling to Walden, New York, according to his family
Collins may also attempt to travel to Quincy, Massachusetts or Naples, Fla., his family said.
Collins has never gone missing before, according to his grandmother, Marilyn Doughty, a co-owner of Williston Plumbing and Heating.
Doughty said Collins is a great kid, who is an active participant in sports, including playing on the Williston Park Little League.
Anyone with information can call the Nassau County Police Department hotline at (516) 583-7347.