COUNTY NEWS: Concern for deaf teenager missing from home

Gabriel Decolongon SUS-160803-172230001

Gabriel Decolongon SUS-160803-172230001

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Police are concerned about the welfare of a missing 14-year-old who is profoundly deaf.

Gabriel Decolongon was last seen leaving his address in Walpole Road, Brighton, at around 3am on Tuesday (March 8).

He is described as Asian, 5’ 2” and of slim build with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a grey beanie hat and carrying a rucksack.

Inspector David Robinson said: “We are concerned about Gabriel because he can only communicate using British Sign Language. I would urge anyone to contact us if they have information which can help us find him and make sure he is okay.”

If you see Gabriel or have any information about his whereabouts please email 101@sussex.pnn.police.ukor call 101 quoting serial 86 of 08/ 03.

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