It has been 27 days and 5 days since a girl in the first grade of elementary school in Matsudo City, Chiba Prefecture went missing while leaving her home.

Police are continuing their search, mainly at the riverbed of the Edo River where the girl's shoes were found.

Asome Minami (7), a first-year elementary school student living in Matsudo City, Chiba Prefecture, went missing from her home around 11:30 am on the 23rd of this month.

So far, a security camera in Nagareyama City, about 900 meters away from a park near my home, has captured a girl who looks like Asame riding a scooter and passing by, and about 300 meters from here. Asame's shoes and socks have been found on the riverbed of the remote Edogawa River.

The police will continue the search with about 120 people on the 27th, mainly in the riverbed of the Edogawa river where the shoes were found, and are investigating the detailed situation by analyzing images from nearby security cameras.

Mr. Asame was about 1 meter 15 centimeters tall, her hairstyle was a short cut, she was wearing a pink short-sleeved T-shirt and blue shorts, and the police are calling for eyewitness information.

The phone number for Matsudo Police Station is 047-369-0110.