Police search for missing Carrollton teenager

Police in Carrollton are searching for a missing 15-year-old boy last seen on Wednesday evening.

Carrollton Police said Matthew Anthony Amato was last seen on Tanner Street in Carrollton around 6:40 p.m. Wednesday. Police said he may still be in the immediate or surrounding areas.

Amato is described by police as being 5’5” tall, weighing about 135 pounds, with blonde curly hair that is shaved on the sides, and blue eyes. He wearing a black anime shirt, green "Justin Bieber" style pants, a black backpack with anime and carrying a white trash bag with clothes.

The circumstances surrounding his disappearance were not immediately made available.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call the Carrollton Police Department at 770-834-4451 or for those who wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS.