Missing Boy Found After Desperate Search

Police have found an eight-year-old boy who went missing from his home in Sydney's south-west.

UPDATE: William Thompson has been found safe and well at a family member's home in Guildford.

William Thompson was last seen at his home on Amalfi Street, Lurnea, about 8pm on Saturday.

His family reported him missing on Sunday morning when they noticed he wasn't in his bedroom.

Police hold concerns for Thompson due to his young age.

Thompson is described as being Pacific Islander/ Maori appearance, about 140-145 centimetres tall with short, dark hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing grey track pants, a dark coloured zip-up jacket and black shoes, and may also be carrying a black sports bag with a New Zealand silver fern on it.

Anyone who may have seen the young boy or has any information is urged to immediately contact Liverpool Police Station on (02) 9765 9499 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.