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Appeal to find missing Dagenham girl, 14, who could be in Stratford or East Ham

PUBLISHED: 20:09 17 May 2017 | UPDATED: 20:17 17 May 2017

Nelma Da Silva has been missing since yesterday. Picture: MET POLICE

Nelma Da Silva has been missing since yesterday. Picture: MET POLICE

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Police are appealing for information leading to the whereabouts of a missing schoolgirl from Dagenham.

There have been no sightings of 14-year-old Nelma Da Silva, 14, since 11am yesterday.

Nelma is black, of slim build, with short black hair and is known to frequent the Stratford and East Ham areas.

It is not known what she was wearing at the time of her disappearance.

Officers and her family are concerned for her wellbeing and would urge anyone with information on Nelma’s whereabouts to call police via 101 or Missing People on 116000.

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