Nurse could possibly be in space the place she went lacking and needing assist, say police



lacking pupil nurse who vanished in south London greater than a month in the past could possibly be “within the native space and in want of assist”, police have mentioned.

Owami Davies, 24, was final seen strolling north alongside London Street in Croydon at about 12.30pm on July 7 and issues are rising for her security.

She was captured on CCTV sporting a darkish jacket, purple T-shirt, mild gray joggers, slider sort sneakers and carrying a white purse over her shoulder.

Members of the general public have reported quite a lot of potential sightings of Owami within the space after that time and police are scouring CCTV making an attempt to confirm whether or not the sightings have been truly her.

Owami Davies went lacking on July 7 (Metropolitan Police/PA) / PA Wire

To this point investigators have downloaded about 50,000 hours of CCTV and have seen about 10,000 hours.

Detective Chief Inspector Nigel Penney, who’s main the investigation, mentioned: “The search to seek out Owami Davies continues and we’re conducting searches, appeals and intensive CCTV inquiries with the intention to hint and discover her.

“I might remind folks that regardless that detectives from Specialist Crime are investigating, this stays a lacking particular person enquiry.

“We’re clearly very involved for the welfare of Owami and it’s potential she is within the native space and in want of assist.

“Now we have experiences of somebody of Owami’s description being seen within the Croydon space within the days after she was final seen on CCTV and we sincerely hope to seek out her protected and effectively.”

Within the wake of her disappearance, Owami’s mom, Nicol Davies, made emotional appeals for assist to seek out her daughter.

Owami’s mom Nicol Davies has made determined appeals for assist to seek out her daughter (Aaron Chown/PA) / PA Wire

Mr Penney burdened that the 24-year-old or anybody who could also be serving to her is just not in bother.

He mentioned: “We’re solely involved on your welfare and need to be sure you are okay. You possibly can contact us, or a charity like Lacking Folks on 116 000 and simply communicate to tell us that you’re okay.

“Owami, your loved ones love you and are determined for information, they might be overjoyed to listen to you’re protected.

“I might urge folks to take a look at the photographs of Owami and speak to us if they’ve seen her or keep in mind seeing her within the space.

“Now we have already had excellent assist from the area people, companions and companies and we recognize everybody who has contacted us or helped publicise the seek for Owami.

“I do know Owami’s household are grateful for all the assistance the general public have given, please proceed to assist by calling police when you have any info. Your name could possibly be the very important info that helps us discover Owami protected and effectively.”

The Met’s Specialist Crime Command is main the investigation into her disappearance, and has introduced in assist from the Nationwide Crime Company.

5 folks arrested up to now in relation to the inquiry have been launched on bail.

Anybody with info can name police on 020 8721 4622, or to stay nameless contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 or on-line.

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