Hyogo prefectural police on Saturday mobilized 120 officers to search for a 6-year-old girl who has been missing for two days in Kobe.
According to police, the girl, Mirei Ikuta, disappeared while walking home after leaving school in Nagata Ward at around 2:45 p.m. on Thursday. TV Asahi reported that she dropped in to see her grandmother who lives nearby and then left to go home.
Police said street surveillance camera footage showed Mirei walking past a convenience store 400 meters from her home at 3:15 p.m., but after that, there has been no trace of her. Her mother contacted police at around 7 p.m. Thursday.
On Saturday, police searched parks and canals without any results.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Nagata police at 078-578-0110.© Japan Today