Hudson Bay RCMP are searching for a missing five-year-old boy and are asking for public assistance.

Dawson Romeo has blond hair and stands at approximately 42 inches tall with a slim build.

The boy was last spotted around 7:15 p.m. on July 29, walking west from a residence approximately 5 km southwest of Hudson Bay.

At that time, Dawson was not wearing clothes.

He is autistic and non-verbal but does make sounds that could be heard by people searching for him.

Hudson Bay RCMP ask that residents in the area search their properties for any signs of Dawson's presence.

Anyone with information regarding Dawson Romeo should contact Hudson Bay RCMP at 310-RCMP or 911 in an emergency.