Search intensifies for missing 14-year-old Brooklyn after cops locate twin bother who disappeared with him
Brooklyn went missing with his twin brother Cody from their house in Somerset on September 13
BRIDGWATER, ENGLAND: A police investigation is underway to find a 14-year-old boy who went missing with his twin brother a week ago.
The boy, identified as Brooklyn, went missing with his twin brother Cody from their house on September 13. Brooklyn was last spotted with Cody in the North Petherton area of Somerset, near Bridgwater, on Sunday, September 18. However, Cody has now been located by the officials following an appeal issued by the force.
A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset police said the pair have distinctive features and similar blonde hair. They also revealed that the twin brothers are known to frequent Taunton town center as well as the Hamp area of Bridgwater.
"Cody and Brooklyn have been missing since Tuesday 13 September but were last seen in the North Petherton area yesterday (Sunday 18 September). We are growing increasingly concerned for their welfare and need your help finding them," the spokesperson added. "They are both described as having distinctive blond hair. They are known to frequent Taunton town center and the Hamp area of Bridgwater."
Have you seen missing 14-year-old Brooklyn?— Avon and Somerset Police (@ASPolice) September 20, 2022
We issued an appeal yesterday to locate him and his twin brother, Cody. Cody has now been located.
Brooklyn was last seen on Sunday 18 September in the North Petherton areahttps://t.co/L1fJybjpy1 pic.twitter.com/6PhViIGnVj
The police confirmed that while Cody has been tracked down, Brooklyn is still missing. "We are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare and need your help finding him," a spokesman said.
Avon and Somerset's police have urged anyone who knows where Brooklyn is to call 999 quoting reference 5222221690, or call 101 with any other information.
Several teenagers have gone missing in Bridgewater in recent years. Earlier this year, a girl named Hailey Dippold went missing in the town. She was last seen at her house at around midnight, June 06. Fortunately, the officials found her just a few hours after her parents filed a missing report.
Last year in December, another 13-year-old boy went missing from the Bridgewater area. However, the Avon and Somerset Police managed to locate him safely. The police found the boy, who went missing from his home on December 03, over a week later, just a day after the force issued an urgent appeal to find the teenager.