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Missing school girl found

Missing school girl Zoya Anwar found, police said. Earlier an urgent appeal to trace an 18-year-old A-level student was issued. The police thanked the public for their help in tracing the girl.

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Police 'very concerned' about missing Zoya

Whilst we are keeping an open mind, we are very concerned for her and need to know she is safe and well as a matter of urgency.

We are carrying out extensive inquiries to trace Zoya, with specialist officers from across the force working around the clock to try to find her.

We are looking into a number of possibilities around Zoya's disappearance, including her running away from home, her being taken against her will or any worries Zoya may have had herself.

If Zoya hears this appeal herself, I want her to know that she is not in any trouble. We just need to know that she is safe and offer her help.

– West Midlands Police Detective Superintendent Jo Chilton

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