- A lacking matric pupil from Moorreesburg has been discovered.
- His mom had despatched an emotional public plea for help after he was final seen at noon on 24 March in his college uniform on the college grounds.
- The police stated he returned voluntarily to the college on Thursday afternoon.
Lacking matric pupil Emiel Smit is protected and again dwelling, Western Cape police stated on Thursday.
The police added Smit “returned voluntarily unhurt to his college right now [Thursday] at 17:15. He’s reunited along with his household”.
Extra info on the circumstances behind his disappearance weren’t instantly obtainable.
Smit, 18, from Moorreesburg, disappeared from the Boland Agricultural Excessive Faculty in Paarl on 24 March whereas nonetheless wearing his college uniform.
In a determined try to seek out her lacking son, Nettie Smit despatched a video clip on Fb, describing her son as a “glass ball” she would by no means drop and begging him to return.
“Emiel my little one, for those who’re listening, I hope you might be, you might be certainly one of my glass balls and I’ll by no means allow you to fall. You’re extremely particular, please come dwelling.”
The distraught mother expressed her gratitude to the many individuals who had reached out to the household throughout this tough time.
“We hope for a miracle,” she stated on the time.
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