TRAGIC new images of lacking X-Issue star Levi Davis have emerged three months after he vanished.
It comes because it was reported the 24-year-old could have drowned after being hunted by criminals over a £100,000 debt.
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The former skilled rugby participant was final seen leaving an Irish pub in Barcelona on October 29 and police stated his passport was discovered within the metropolis’s port space.
His household have employed a non-public investigator in a bid to search out Levi amid studies his financial institution card and telephone had not been used since he vanished.
Now seaside images taken by his photographer buddy Adetodkunbo Adetona have emerged.
They had been as a consequence of go along with Levi’s second music single – Los Angeles – which was as a consequence of be launched in November.
“They had been taken in Ibiza on the 20th, a few week earlier than he disappeared,” stated Mr Adetona, from Hammersmith, London.
“He invited me to take the images for his subsequent single.
“I met him when he launched his first single as a result of I took the press photos for it. We turned mates, and he requested me to return and do that shoot.
“Understanding these could be the final images taken of him earlier than he went lacking is horrible. It’s traumatic.”
However now it’s been reported Levi could have run up big money owed with Somali criminals as his celebration life-style spiralled uncontrolled.
An unnamed member of the workforce of personal detectives informed La Vanguardia newspaper: “Davis got here to Barcelona fleeing from these criminals.
“He had adopted a frenzied life-style and was in a really delicate scenario. The reality is he was positive they had been chasing him.
“Actually he was satisfied they’d tried to poison him on one event.”
The quantity he owed was put at round 115,000 euros – which is slightly in need of £102,000.
The Somali mafia debt claims surfaced in Spain because it emerged his household had been urgent Spanish police to analyze a attainable drowning in Barcelona’s port.
Levi’s passport was discovered close by and fears grew he might have been lured right into a entice after arranging to fulfill somebody he had met on social media.
It comes as his heartbroken mum Julie broke down in tears this on Good Morning Britain as she recalled the final hug she gave her son earlier than he left for Spain.
“There’s at all times that mom’s intuition,” she stated.
“And simply earlier than he left there was a message that, I don’t know, perhaps powers up above, that stated to me, ‘Give him a hug since you simply don’t know if it’s going to be your final.’”
Julie expressed her frustration on the lack of understanding about Levi.
“I’ve had plenty of assist from household and mates and naturally the personal investigators have been working very onerous and the Spanish police have achieved their bit as properly.
“However the place I feel it’s been troublesome shouldn’t be having the knowledge come by.
“There’s the language barrier after all and having to go by way of the British consulate earlier than after which the suggestions with information updates may be very sluggish, very sluggish.
“I do know the British consulate are urgent however by way of the updates and the CCTV protection it’s irritating.
“We received data again saying sadly it’s too late as a result of the Spanish police needed to go to courtroom to get paperwork signed so they might entry the CCTV.
“By the point they did get it all of the video had been deleted. It’s very irritating.”
Good Morning Britain reported personal detective Gavin Burrows informed the programme he feared Levi could have drowned in Barcelona port.
GMB stated man was within the water in misery within the port space near a close-by cruise ship.
A search was carried out however no physique was discovered and everybody was accounted for, at the least on the cruise ship.
However it was a while later that the police realised Levi’s passport was present in that very same space, stated the programme.
The incident was additionally reported in Spanish media which stated employees on the cruise ship had alerted the authorities somebody was within the sea
However the search was suspended quickly afterwards as a result of not one of the passengers was lacking.
Levi made the journey to Barcelona alone after staying in Ibiza for per week, arriving within the metropolis at round 7pm.
The rugby player-turned-reality star carried out on X Issue: Superstar in 2019 with fellow rugby gamers Ben Foden and Thom Evans as a part of the group Attempt Star.
In 2020, he starred within the E4 courting collection Celebs Go Digital Relationship.
The previous Bathtub winger had been affected by melancholy and had gone on vacation following a knee damage.