Update: Body of 15-year-old boy missing from Barking found

Azuolas Zygeliene wearing a black and white sports top

Azuolas, 15, has been missing from the Barking area since Monday evening, November 1. - Credit: Supplied by family

Police have confirmed a teenage boy reported missing from Barking earlier this month was found dead.

The Met says the body of Azoulas Zygelis, 15, was discovered in a waterway on November 3, near where he was last seen two days earlier.

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