New CCTV image released in search for missing teenager from Havant

Credit: Hampshire Police

A new CCTV image has been released by police in the search for Louise Smith who has gone missing in Hampshire.

The 16-year-old was last seen on midday on VE Day (Friday 8 May) in Somborne Drive, Havant.

The image shows Louise in the Tesco Metro store in Greywell Road shortly before 7.30pm the night before she was reported missing (Thursday, 7 May).

Hampshire Police is now asking residents in Leigh Park to save any CCTV footage they might have from Thursday 7 May and Friday 8 May as they continue their investigation.

If you live in Leigh Park and have CCTV footage from Thursday 7 May and Friday 8 May, please save it if this is possible, and do not delete it. Officers are systematically working their way through the area making enquiries so would be keen to collect it from you when they reach you.

Chief Inspector Alex Reading, Hampshire Police
  • Louise is described as:

  • • White

  • • Around 5ft 2ins tall

  • • Slim

  • • Straight, black, shoulder-length hair

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting 44200163113, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.