Police have launched an urgent hunt for two missing 15-year-old schoolgirls who disappeared after going to the Notting Hill Carnival. Friends Taneesha Deocampo and Yasmina Atir travelled to London together on Monday but have not been seen since, police said.
Yasmina, who is from Lancing, West Sussex, was reported missing on Monday, August 28 and her friend Taneesha was last seen at a family friend’s house in Brighton on Sunday morning. Sussex Police officers believe that the girls are currently in Brighton, but say they have not been seen for five days.
Police said: “Yasmina has a tanned complexion with dark brown curly hair and often wears glasses. She was last seen wearing a pink sleeveless top, white jeans and black shoes. Taneesha is of Asian appearance, 5ft 6in, of medium build and very long straight black hair. She was last seen wearing black leggings, a pale pink jumper and carrying a large white handbag.”