Concerns for missing Newhaven teenager

Police are appealing for public help find a teenager who is missing from Newhaven.

Thursday, 18th August 2016, 6:18 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 10:56 pm
Missing teenager Ovie Pateman

Ovie Pateman, 16, was last seen at his home in the town at around 10.30am on Tuesday (August 16). He was reported missing when he hadn't returned home the same evening.

Police believe he may have travelled to Brighton, where he was found when he went missing previously.

He is described as black, about 5', of heavy build, with short black Afro-style hair.

Anyone who knows anything about Ovie's whereabouts is asked to contact police on [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 1730 of 16/07.

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