Three teenager Muslim girls have gone missing from their homes in North London, it was revealed today.
Fardowsa Hassan, 13, Abir Salah, 16, and her sister Ahlam Salah, 15 all disappeared from their homes in Wood Green, Haringey and are thought to be together.
Fardowsa and Abir were reported missing ten days ago on 6 December and Ahlam went missing six days later on 12 December.
Sisters Abir and Ahlam are both of Somali descent, while Fardowsa is of Arabic appearance.
The teens, who all wear a headscarves, are from Wood Green and are being urged to contact their concerned families.
But Scotland Yard officers searching for them believe they haven’t left the country and are instead sleeping rough on public transport.
A police spokesperson said: “It is not thought the girls have left the country and may be sleeping on buses or elsewhere on the transport network.
“All the girls’ families are concerned for their welfare and urge them to contact them, or the police, to let them know they are safe and well.”
Fardowsa is 5ft 5ins tall, Abir is 5ft 10inches and Ahlam is 5ft 5inches tall. All three are said to be of medium build.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Haringey Missing Persons Unit on 101.