Police are ‘increasingly concerned’ for welfare of missing 13-year-old Abbey Wood boy

PUBLISHED: 09:12 26 June 2017 | UPDATED: 09:12 26 June 2017

Charles Iwuji

Charles Iwuji


Charles Iwuji went missing on Saturday

Police say they are growing “increasingly concerned” for the wellbeing of a teenager who went missing over the weekend.

Officers believe Charles Iwuji, 13, from Abbey Wood, was in Woolwich town centre at around 9pm on Saturday, June 24, but since then they are unable to track down where he may have gone.

The youngster is known to have links to Thamesmead and Woolwich.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Charles is described as black, 5ft tall, of slim build with short black hair.

“When last seen, he was wearing a black hooded top, blue jeans and white Nike Huarache trainers.

“Officers would urge anyone with information on his whereabouts to call police at Greenwich via 101 or Missing People on 116000.”

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