Plea to help trace missing Edinburgh teenager

Concerns are growing for the welfare of a missing teenager in Edinburgh.

Saturday, 23rd June 2018, 4:18 pm
Updated Saturday, 23rd June 2018, 4:38 pm
Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information to help trace a teenager reported missing. Hamid Iqbal was last seen in the Leith area on 17 June.

Police have issued a renewed plea to help trace the whereabouts of 16-year-old Hamid Iqbal who was last seen in the Leith area on Sunday 17 June.

He was wearing a green t-shirt with a hood, dark-coloured trousers and cream-coloured trainers.

Police have also issued a plea to trace a silver Ford Focus, registration number SV09 EYA, stolen in the Craigmillar area, adding that they have ‘concerns about the driver’.

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It is believed the theft of this vehicle may be linked to the disappearance of Hamid Iqbal.

Anyone who has any information is urged to call 101, quoting reference 0911 of 19th June.

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