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Police increasingly concerned for 9-year-old boy who disappeared in Croydon

Police say they're increasingly concerned for a 9-year-old boy who disappeared in Croydon.

Qadar Hassan Credit: Met Police

Qadar Hassan was last seen in Lodge Road, Croydon this morning. Officers say he speaks only limited English.

Qadar was last seen wearing a shiny black waterproof jacket, a light blue jumper with a school logo on and a white round necked T-shirt underneath.

He was wearing grey trousers and black school shoes. He was also carrying a white plastic lunch box with a black lid.

– Met Police

Police say they are concerned for his wellbeing and urge anyone with information to call police on 101 or Missing People on 116000.

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Police name man pulled from Canal

Detectives investigating the death of a man pulled from Regent's Canal have identified him as Sebastiano Magnanini. The 46-year-old was originally from Italy but was living and working in south London. Police were called by a member of the public on Thursday, 24 September, to reports of a body submerged in the canal, close to the entrance of Islington Tunnel. His death is being treated as suspicious.

Sebastiano Magnanini Credit: Metropolitan Police
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