The distraught family of missing rugby and X Element star Levi Davis, who vanished in Barcelona three months in the past, say they have been given a new information that he might have been snatched off the streets in the Catalan capital and kidnapped by British gangsters.
Former Bathtub rugby participant Levi, 24, went lacking on October 29 soon after leaving a close friend in Ibiza to get the ferry to Barcelona by itself.
Now his mother Julie Davis says a non-public detective operating on the circumstance has uncovered that the 5ft 9in rugby star may have been kidnapped by criminals from London in a dispute above money, in what they feel could be a key breakthrough.
Detectives looking for Levi in Catalonia have been notified and are treating the tip severely, while the situation continues to be a missing particular person enquiry.
Previous Tub rugby player Levi, 24, (pictured in September 2019) went missing on Oct 29 after leaving a good friend in Ibiza to get the ferry to Barcelona alone
Now his mom Julie Davis (pictured with an graphic of herself and Levi) states a non-public detective working on the scenario has uncovered that the 5ft 9in rugby star could have been kidnapped by criminals from London in a dispute more than income, in what they imagine could be a big breakthrough
Speaking exclusively to MailOnline, distraught Julie claimed the investigator experienced acquired an anonymous suggestion various days in the past to say that her son experienced received into a dispute with criminals two decades back when he was playing rugby for Ealing Trailfinders in 2020.
‘We desperately need to know far more simply because this could change the full nature of the investigation,’ she explained. ‘The anonymous tip was supplied to non-public investigators who are supporting police glance for Levi.
‘The person was extremely cagey and unveiled very minor details other than to say that ‘persons in the Uk are associated in Levi’s disappearance’ and that it stems from a slipping out he apparently experienced with a gang in London when he played rugby there.
‘I do know of some problems he had with some people today who confirmed up to his flat in Ealing but will not know what the disagreement was about or how serious it was.
‘But this is a really vital piece of data to appear to mild and the police in Barcelona are aware.
‘We need that nameless tipster – and any many others who may perhaps know something – to get in touch and inform us far more since this could now come to be a suspected abduction and may clarify why my son has seemingly disappeared without having a trace.’
Gavin Burrow, the personal detector, extra: ‘We’ve acquired several anonymous pieces of information that place to the fact that Levi’s disappearance is not voluntary.
‘There are undoubtedly folks in both equally London and Barcelona who know what’s took place to him and we are pursuing the potential customers we have been provided.’
MailOnline attained CCTV footage demonstrating rugby star Levi Davis leaving the Old Irish Pub on the bustling La Rambla road on October 29 at 10.05pm
Levi’s spouse and children and mates are expanding significantly apprehensive for his protection.
He has not been witnessed since leaving the Aged Irish Pub on Barcelona’s bustling La Rambla in October.
Lacking posters have been plastered all about Barcelona in an hard work to obtain Levi Davis
Stability cameras caught him leaving the bar, wherever he experienced enjoyed a pint even though looking at football, at 10.05pm.
He walked the small distance north on La Rambla to the Tough Rock Cafe wherever the path has gone cold.
Law enforcement say Levi has nevertheless not utilized his cellular phone nor both of his two financial institution accounts in the virtually a few months he has been lacking.
There have been no credible sightings of him and his passport was discovered by law enforcement in November, which means he is not able to vacation, hire accommodation or even book into a hotel.
Levi had only been in Barcelona for a few several hours, acquiring arrived at the ferry port at 7pm next an eight-hour crossing from Ibiza, where he experienced been on holiday getaway with close friends.
The very last time his telephone sign was picked up was close to the city’s Sants mainline prepare station right away on Oct 29, which is just in excess of two miles from the Previous Irish Pub, which Mr Davis visited for just 35 minutes.
Mr Davis travelled on a ferry from Ibiza to Barcelona from wherever he went missing
Mr Davis starred on Celebrity X Component in 2019 along with fellow rugby stars Ben Foden and Thom Evans in a singing group recognised as Consider Star. He was also on E4’s Celebs Go Dating in 2020
He ordered a pint of Heineken and watched the Liverpool vs Leeds game on tv as perfectly as a dwell singer ahead of leaving, according to the barmaid who served him.
Levi twice sent his mom video clip messages soon before his disappearance. 1 on the ferry and one more when he was viewing the singer conduct in the Previous Irish Pub.
Safety cameras caught him heading out the venue – in direction of the Difficult Rock Cafe – carrying a tiny black rucksack and carrying a white brief-sleeved T-shirt, black trousers and black and white trainers.
Missing posters have been plastered all about the Catalan metropolis in an urgent attractiveness for information and facts of his whereabouts.
Levi played Premiership rugby union for Bath concerning 2017 and 2020, when he joined Ealing Trailfinders. A 12 months later he signed for Worthing Raiders.
He starred on Celebrity X Issue in 2019 along with fellow rugby stars Ben Foden and Thom Evans in a singing team acknowledged as Try Star. He was also on E4’s Celebs Go Dating in 2020.
Levi’s family members have established up a GoFundMe website page to attractiveness for donations to aid carry on the search.