Fears for missing mum, 2yo child

Police are searching for a missing mum and child. Picture: NCA NewsWire / Naomi Jellicoe

A mother and her two-year-old son are missing in Melbourne, with police launching an urgent appeal for information.

Phoenix, two, was last seen at his home in Clarinda about 8.30pm on June 14.

Police believe he is travelling with his mum Pia, 35, by unknown means.

Police are currently appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Clarinda boy Phoenix. The two-year-old was last seen at his Clarinda home about 8.30pm on 14 June. It is believed he is travelling with his mother, 35-year-old Pia, by unknown means. Picture: Victoria Police
Police are racing to locate missing Clarinda boy Phoenix, and his mother, 35-year-old Pia. Picture: Victoria Police

Pia is about 170cm tall with olive skin. She has a solid build and curly brown shoulder-length hair.

She was last seen wearing a black puffer jacket and dark pants.

Phoenix is of Pacific Islander appearance, with short brown hair and dark eyes.

He was last seen wearing a navy blue tracksuit with a brown fur lining and no shoes.

The pair are known to frequent the Heidelberg Heights, Epping and Mordialloc areas.

Anyone with information about the family or their whereabouts is urged to contact Moorabin Police Station on 9556 6565.