Missing Sheffield boy believed to be in Hastings

Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing teenager who disappeared more than two weeks ago.
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Jaiyan Schmidt, 17, has been missing from his home address in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, since August 15.

Police said he is known to have travelled to Hastings on August 20, and is thought to still be in the area.

He has links to the Hollington area of Hastings.

Jaiyan Schmidt. Picture from Sussex Police SUS-200830-164949001Jaiyan Schmidt. Picture from Sussex Police SUS-200830-164949001
Jaiyan Schmidt. Picture from Sussex Police SUS-200830-164949001
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Police believe Jaiyan to be vulnerable and are concerned for his welfare.

He is Asian, approximately 6ft 2ins tall, of slim build with short black cropped hair and some partial facial hair.

Police said he is possibly wearing a grey Nike tracksuit and black ZX Flux Adidas trainers.

Anyone who sees him or who knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact police online or by calling 101 quoting serial 1304 of 21/08.

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