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Mateusz Lugowski: Missing Person (2020)

Mateusz Lugowski (16) was last seen onthe19th of January, 2020, close to Chantry Bridge, in Wakefield city centre. CCTV footage issued by police shows Mateusz travelling by bus into Wakefield, before passing by Domino's on Chantry Bridge at 15:20. No sign of Mateusz has been seen since.

Mateusz is described as 5ft2in with short brown hair. He was last seen wearing wearing grey jogging bottoms with a dark stripe and a grey and black hoodie. He was carrying a distinctive light and dark blue rucksack with a white stripe, as well as a Huawei mobile phone.

James Gallivan (a local involved in searches) said "He was going shopping to a Polish supermarket in the city centre, he spoke to his mum 20 minutes before he vanished and was still talking about shopping to her." However, Mateusz was not at the supermarket when he disappeared.


The Investigation

West Yorkshire Police have used specialist search teams, dogs, drones, helicopters and divers to conduct a thorough search for the 16-year-old and say they "desperately want to find him". However, they now say that all active lines of enquiries have now been explored.


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