Search

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

Archant

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.

Latest Barking and Dagenham News Stories

Yesterday, 09:00

A big-hearted Dagenham man has travelled halfway round the world to help poorly pooches.

Yesterday, 08:00

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Post readers this week.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

In the last few weeks we have heard of yet more shocking incidents of crime in our borough, including the news that another young person in our community, Hasan Ozcan, has been tragically killed in a knife attack.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Two teenagers have been arrested after a 17-year-old was stabbed to death near the Gascoigne Estate.

Friday, February 16, 2018

After making headlines by defecting from Ukip to the Conservatives this week, Peter Harris is keen to tackle the borough’s challenges head on.

Friday, February 16, 2018

More than 120 cannabis plants have been seized from a suspected drugs factory in Barking.

Friday, February 16, 2018

A man who was rescued from a drain remembers little of how he ended up in the sewer system after starting his day in Barking.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Barking and Dagenham Council have launched an initiative to reduce the numbers of young people who aren’t in education, employment or training.

PROMOTED CONTENT

The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Barking and Dagenham Post
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now