Detectives are turning into extremely concerned for the welfare of a south London man who has been lacking for nearly a week.
Justin Henry, 34, became reported lacking to police on Monday, 16 October. He has links to the SE23 field and became final viewed in individual on the evening of 15 October on the address of his accomplice in Brixton. He became later viewed on CCTV in Croydon.
He has no longer been viewed or heard from by his family since that time, and right here is out of persona.
This remains a lacking individual investigation led by detectives from the Met’s South East BCU, nonetheless colleagues from Specialist Crime were providing extra enhance since 18 October.
Police are actively looking out for to save Justin’s actions, in negate wearisome on Sunday, 15 October, and in the early hours of Monday, 16 October.
At round 21:50hrs on Sunday, 15 October, Justin became viewed on CCTV shopping for food at a McDoanld’s pressure-via restaurant in London Road, Croydon. Right this moment we take into account Justin drove from that restaurant to a within attain voice in Croydon where his automobile, a silver Mercedes E Class, remained for approximately two and a half of hours.
The Mercedes became later display in Kingswood Pressure, SE19. It is miles unclear who became driving the car when it arrived at Kingswood Pressure attributable to vague CCTV image of the driving force, but Justin’s family voice that it is no longer him.
DCI Matt Coop of the Met’s South East CID stated: “Based mostly mostly on the accessible evidence this remains a lacking individual enquiry, nonetheless my downside that Justin has attain to injure is, sadly, increasing with day by day.
“The investigation crew continue to be assisted by officers from Specialist Crime, along side forensic consultants. Justin’s family are being supported by specially educated officers.
“We are now appealing to the public for their assistance. I must hear from any individual who might per chance merely contain viewed Justin over the final week. We are namely attracted to any information about Justin’s actions after leaving McDonald’s final Sunday evening (15 October), and I additionally wish to hear from any individual who seen anything else suspicious or heard a disturbance.
“Ought to you contain any information, no topic how puny it’ll also merely appear, please name police or to stay nameless contact the independent charity Crimestoppers.”
The police investigation continues and there are currently a bunch of packed with life traces of enquiry being improved. One individual has been arrested in connection with this investigation and has been bailed pending extra enquiries to a date in January 2024.
Someone with information is requested to name 101 or post @MetCC quoting reference CAD 5224/21102023. To manufacture information anonymously to Crimestoppers please name 0800 555 111 or focus on over with https://crimestoppers-uk.org/