Police are understood to be investigating two potential sightings of lacking rugby participant Levi Davis close to the spot the place he was final seen almost three weeks in the past.
A witness has contacted the 24-year-old’s household to assert they noticed him on Monday in a sq. close to town’s Arc de Triomf monument.
The identical witness is alleged to have positioned him per week earlier in one other sq. close to Barcelona’s well-known La Boqueria Market only a six-minute stroll from the Previous Irish Pub Levi was picked up on CCTV leaving round 10pm on October 29.
The winger starred on X Issue: Celeb in 2019 and E4’s Celebs Go Relationship in 2020
Police are understood to be investigating the 2 potential sightings of Levi Davis close to the spot on the Previous Irish Pub in Barcelona the place he was seen almost three weeks in the past
The 24-year-old has been lacking since October 29 and has not used his telephone or financial institution playing cards since then
Monday’s sighting occurred in Placa Sant Agusti Vell – Previous Saint Agustin Sq. in English – in accordance with native press.
The opposite sq. has been recognized as Placa del Canonge Colom, behind La Boqueria and close to to the La Rambla boulevard.
A spokesman for Levi’s household, quoted by information web site Cronica World, mentioned: ‘An individual claims to have seen Levi in Barcelona.
‘It has not been potential to substantiate the data but, and the search is constant.’
A spokesman for the regional Mossos d’Esquadra police pressure in Barcelona confirmed it was conscious of the data however mentioned yesterday morning there was no replace.
She added: ‘Our investigation is ongoing.’
Levi’s mum Julie travelled to Barcelona earlier this month to seek for her son, who vanished after taking a ship from Ibiza to Barcelona.
His distraught mom, Julie Davis, landed in Barcelona earlier this month to retrace her son’s footsteps and assist with the search
She confirmed throughout her brief keep within the Catalan capital he left Ibiza with simply 40 euros on him.
The previous Tub winger and X-Issue star had been struggling despair and travelled to Europe to take day trip within the wake of a knee harm which had sidelined him from rugby.
Talking a fortnight after he went lacking, Julie revealed police had advised her Levi had not used both of his two financial institution playing cards or his telephone for 2 weeks.
She additionally mentioned his telephone sign was final picked up round Barcelona’s primary practice station Sants late at evening on October 29.
Levi’s sister Candeece Balfour, 23, has admitted she is scared about his wellbeing and mentioned: ‘I simply wish to inform him that I like him.’
His Ibiza-based shut good friend Richard Squire, who formally reported him lacking to Catalan police and has organised a GoFundMe enchantment to assist finance the seek for him, has been contacted for remark in regards to the reported Barcelona sightings.
This comes after MailOnline obtained CCTV footage of Mr Davis leaving the Previous Irish Pub on the bustling La Rambla road on the night of October 29.
MailOnline has obtained recent CCTV exhibiting rugby star Levi Davis leaving the Previous Irish Pub on the bustling La Rambla road at 10.05pm
Mr Davis visited the pub at about 9.30pm and stayed for simply 35 minutes.
He left the venue carrying a small black rucksack and sporting a white short-sleeved T-shirt, black trousers and black and white trainers.
The barmaid who served him mentioned he ordered a pint of Heineken and watched the Liverpool versus Leeds recreation on tv.
He had solely been in Barcelona for three-hours earlier than he disappeared.
The 24-year-old disembarked on the metropolis’s ferry port at 7pm following an eight-hour crossing from Ibiza the place he had been staying with buddies.
Levi Davis had additionally despatched a video message to his mom on the identical night of a singer performing on the identical pub. He wrote ‘Arrived Mother’ adopted by a prayer emoji.
Julie Davis, who visited the bar as she retraced the steps of her son, mentioned: ‘Every single day that Levi is lacking makes the ache and heartache worse, we simply wish to know he’s protected.
‘It is each mum’s worst nightmare. Individuals let you know to all the time worth a hug or a kiss as you do not if it’s going to be the final, I by no means used to know that however I get it now.
Julie Davis advised how her son despatched a video message of a singer performing within the Previous Irish Pub simply earlier than he disappeared and wrote ‘Arrived Mother’ including a prayer emoji
‘There’s been no hint of him since then [October 29] and we’re getting increasingly nervous. However we’re nonetheless maintaining optimistic and the police are doing all they will.
‘We have been advised that he might have been sleeping tough in Barcelona during the last couple of days however we aren’t 100 per cent positive it was him.
‘I spoke to Levi final simply after he had acquired to Barcelona and he despatched me a video message from the Irish bar of a singer performing reside. He wrote ‘Arrived Mother’.
‘He advised me that he hoped to journey round Europe and after Spain he was seeking to go to France and see buddies of his.
Levi’s brother Nathan, who travelled to Barcelona along with his mom, added: ‘Somebody, someplace has to know one thing’
Police within the Catalan metropolis say his cell phone sign was final picked up close to to Barcelona’s Sants mainline practice station in a single day on October 29
Mr Davis starred on Celeb X Think about 2019 alongside fellow rugby stars Ben Foden and Thom Evans in a singing group often known as Attempt Star. He was additionally on E4’s Celebs Go Relationship in 2020
‘I am exhausted, I’ve had lengthy conferences with police and consulate officers and we have spoke to an area lacking individuals charity.
‘However I am not giving up, we simply need him to achieve out to us and tell us he is okay.’
Levi’s brother Nathan, who additionally travelled to Barcelona along with his mom, added: ‘Somebody, someplace has to know one thing.
‘It is a gradual course of however we are attempting to piece collectively his final actions. I might ask anybody who might have seen Levi to please get in contact with the police.’
He had solely been in Barcelona for three-hours earlier than he disappeared
Mr Davis starred on Celeb X Think about 2019 alongside fellow rugby stars Ben Foden and Thom Evans in a singing group often known as Attempt Star. He was additionally on E4’s Celebs Go Relationship in 2020.
In 2020 he turned the primary skilled rugby participant to return out as bisexual in an interview with the Mail on Sunday.
He mentioned he advised his teammates about his sexuality through a bunch message on WhatsApp, writing: ‘Hello guys. I simply wish to let you know one thing that is been consuming away at me for 4 years now.
‘I wish to be open and trustworthy with you boys, as buddies and team-mates. I am bisexual. It is one thing I’ve recognized since I used to be 18.’
Ending the message in playful vogue, he assured them that, owing to their look, ‘none of you lot are on my radar… so it is OK’.
Mr Davis mentioned his teammates have been all supportive and understanding. He recalled: ‘Then they started taking the p*** in a good-natured method, which I used to be relieved about. If they’d been too tender-hearted, I might have been nervous. I am nonetheless a rugby participant, in any case!’
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