Police appeal for help to find missing Canterbury man

Police are asking for help to locate a 21-year-old man, reported missing a week ago in Canterbury.

John Scott. Source: Supplied

John Scott, who hasn't been seen since last Friday, is said to often frequent the Riccarton and Styx Mill areas in Christchurch.

However, he could be anywhere in the wider Canterbury region, according to a police spokesperson.

Anyone who may have information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact 105.