Police Scotland have confirmed that Ellis Clegg, 15, and Kaila Allan, 17, who were reported missing, have both been traced.


Appeal for missing teenagers last spotted near Linwood Tesco

Police Scotland has made a public appeal to trace Ellis Clegg, 15, and Kaila Allan, 17, who are missing in Renfrewshire.

Ellis and Kaila were last seen about 5.50pm on Friday close to the Tesco supermarket at Bridge Street, Linwood in each other’s company.

Ellis is 5ft 11in, slim build, curly brown hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a green and grey Nike Tracksuit and is known to frequent Paisley, Glasgow, Inverness and areas in Liverpool.

Kaila is 5ft 3in, slim build, fair hair, and brown eyes. Kaila was last seen wearing a black body warmer, tan/beige top, blue jeans, white trainers and a white Handbag and is known to frequent Paisley and Greenock.

PC Lewis Dolan from Paisley Police Station said “Police and family members are becoming increasingly concerned for Ellis and Kaila’s wellbeing.

“Ellis and Kaila absconded together and may still be in each other’s company although this is not confirmed, it is believed they may both have travelled to the Greenock area.

“Anyone who has seen Ellis or Kaila or knows of their potential whereabouts is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 2732 or 3919 of 1 October.”