In Ghent, a 13-year-old girl is missing after her parents dropped her off at school on Thursday morning. This is reported by the Ghent local police, who have distributed a search message.
It concerns 13-year-old Anna Lobbestael, who disappeared on Thursday on the first day of school. She was last seen at her school in the Ghent neighborhood of Sluizeken, when her parents dropped her off at 8.15 am.
The police issued a search message Friday morning with the following information. White, hazel eyes, red/brown/blonde medium hair, 1.66m. Khaki crop top, dark long sleeved waistcoat, wide jeans, white Nike sneakers, white headphones, sunglasses, African yellow/black print shoulder bag, 2 nose piercings , being 1 septum and 1 stone in the right nostril, 1 ring in the lip.’ If you have more information, you can call 112.
The local police are not releasing any further details about the investigation at this time. The East Flemish public prosecutor’s office is aware of the disappearance, but it cannot provide any information yet. In order to be able to work quickly on Friday morning, the search message was distributed by the local police, but at a later stage the federal police and Child Focus can also be called in, since it concerns a minor.