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Police launch desperate hunt for boy, 9, who vanished in Scotland as detectives say it’s ‘completely out of character for him to go lacking’
- Police Scotland are ‘urgently’ looking out for a lacking nine-year-old youngster
- Austin McGovern was final seen at 7.05pm yesterday in Dunbar, East Lothian
- The schoolboy was meant to return dwelling in the night, however didn’t flip up
- Police have appealed for the general public’s assist and are making door-to-door enquiries
Police Scotland are ‘urgently’ wanting for a nine-year-old boy and conducting door-to-door enquiries as his fearful household haven’t seen him since yesterday.
Austin McGovern was final seen round 7.05pm yesterday, close to Rowan Street, Dunbar, East Lothian.
The drive is looking for the help of the general public in making an attempt to find the schoolboy, whose disappearance is ‘completely out of character’.
Austin is round 4ft 4 inches in peak, with a stocky construct and lightweight brown hair. When final seen, he was sporting a pink t-shirt and black trousers.
Austin McGovern, pictured, was final seen round 7.05pm on Friday, 9 September, 2022, close to Rowan Street, Dunbar. When final seen, he was sporting a pink t-shirt and black trousers
He was because of return dwelling yesterday night, however when he failed to point out up, the police have been notified.
Extensive enquiries have been carried out in a single day, nevertheless, Austin has nonetheless not been traced and concern for him is rising.
Officers have requested members of the general public to verify any sheds or different outbuildings Austin might have sought shelter in final night time.
They mentioned that door-to-door enquiries are persevering with at this time and they’re chatting with his household and mates.
CCTV footage can even be gathered to be reviewed by officers for any info which might help them in finding him.
Inspector Caroline Herbert mentioned: ‘Quite a lot of specialist assets are getting used in our search for Austin, we’re additionally liaising with accomplice businesses.
‘Austin is barely 9 years outdated and it’s completely out of character for him to go lacking.
‘His household is, understandably, very fearful and simply need to know he’s secure and nicely.
‘I’m interesting to anybody who might have seen Austin or have any information as to his whereabouts to contact us as a matter of urgency.’
Anyone with info is requested to name Police Scotland through 101, quoting incident quantity 4077.