Walsall teenager found

Eighteen-year-old Walsall student, Zoya Anwar, went missing on the afternoon of Tuesday 26 February when she left through the school gates. Five people arrested on suspicion of kidnap have been released without charge.

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Missing teenager found in Birmingham

Zoya Anwar, 18 Credit: West Midlands Police

A missing teenager from Walsall has been found by security staff in Birmingham city centre.

Zoya Anwar, 18, was spotted by security guards who had seen a police appeal for help which attracted huge attention.

On Tuesday 6 March five people were arrested on suspicion of kidnapping her.

Police officers investigating her disappearance decided to release the suspects following a number of sightings of the teenager in the Birmingham area.

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