Advertisement

  1. National

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.

View all 12 updates ›

'Straight A student' last seen on February 26

Zoya Anwar - who is described as a "straight A student" - was last seen by friends on Tuesday February 26 when she said goodbye to them at the school gates.

Her disappearance was not reported to police until last Friday, which prompted officers to launch a missing person inquiry.

CCTV image of Zoya Anwar who went missing on February 26. Credit: West Midlands Police

The five people arrested on suspicion of kidnap in connection with Zoya's disappearance are all known to the 18-year-old.

House-to-house inquiries and forensic searches have been carried out over the last few days and remain ongoing.

A dedicated call centre set up to allow people to pass on information about Zoya's disappearance can be reached on 0800 092 0410.

More top news