KIMBERLEY police said that a 19-year-old man is being held for questioning in connection with the disappearance of Ridhwaan Mackay.
Mackay, 19, was reported missing last Thursday after he told his mother that he was going to visit his sister.
He was last seen by his mother at his home in West End before he left in her white VW Golf 7.
The car was found abandoned in a street in West End on Sunday.
Police spokesman, Captain Sergio Kock, said that the search for Mackay is still continuing and urged anyone with information on the matter to contact the police.
“Anyone with information regarding the missing person can contact Detective Captain Dawie Moselane on 082 495 0752 and Detective Sergeant Johannes Bosman on 082 495 4625. The investigation continues,” said Kock.
According to the police Mackay was wearing blue jeans, a blue hoodie and white All Star sneakers at the time of his disappearance.