News 3 May 2021

Police Appeal For Help To Find Missing Bristol University Student Olisa Odukwe

3 May 2021

Police are ‘extremely concerned’ about the welfare of a Bristol student who has not been seen for over 48 hours.

20-year-old Olisa Odukwe was last seen riding his his bike after leaving his home in Redland at 7am on Saturday (May 1).

According to police, he was wearing a grey YG hoodie and either black shorts or black tracksuit bottoms when he left. Olisa is described as being approximately six foot tall and has has box braids.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said they are “extremely concerned for Olisa.”

Bristol University are also helping officers in the search for Olisa.

“We are working closely with the police in their search for one of our students, Olisa Odukwe, last seen leaving his home in Redland on Sat morning,” the university said.

“We ask the public & University community to be alert & contact the police if they think they’ve seen him.

“We are supporting Olisa’s friends and family and would urge any other students who are concerned to contact our wellbeing services for support.”

Police say anyone who has any information should call 999 ref 5221094539.