Appeal Issued For Missing Teenage Boy

Police have issued an appeal to help trace a missing 15-year-old boy.

John Crumlish has been missing from the Omagh area since Saturday, 17 March.

The PSNI are becoming increasingly concerned for his welfare.
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A police spokesperson said: "If you have any information on his current whereabouts or which may assist our investigation, please contact us on 101 quoting reference number 1111."


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