UPDATE: The boy has been found and is safe.
A 5 year old has gone missing from his home in Castor Crescent, Cannons Creek, Porirua tonight.
His mum asks if everyone can please keep an eye out for him and let the police know immediately if you know anything or have seen him. Call Nakita Warahi on 0211594297.
Police have been contacted are assisting in the search for him.
He is wearing a grey,blue black stripey long sleeve dark grey trackpants and black shoes. He is also missing a front tooth.