The suspicious disappearance of a 17-year-old St. Stephen boy is under investigation by the New Brunswick RCMP's Major Crime Unit.

Based on information gathered, the RCMP has determined Brayden Joseph's disappearance on July 31st, 2017 as suspicious. He is described as weighing 160 lbs, 5'8" tall with brown hair and brown eyes. Joseph has a tattoo that says "Trust your struggles" on his inner left arm.

Contact the New Brunswick RCMP's Major Crime Unit at 506-452-3491 if you have any information on his whereabouts. You can remain anonymous by using Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.