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Emotional Susanna Reid leaves GMB studio to consolation lacking Levi Davis’s mom


The mom of lacking rugby star Levi Davis broke down in tears as we speak as she recalled the final time she hugged her son earlier than he vanished from Barcelona virtually three months in the past. 

Julie Davis mentioned on Good Morning Britain how by no means listening to from Levi once more was her ‘worst nightmare’, including that at their final assembly, her ‘mom’s intuition’ advised her to embrace the 24-year-old ‘since you simply do not know if that is going to be your final.’

Presenter Susanna Reid then reached throughout the desk to carry Ms Davis’s hand as she grew to become visibly emotional whereas discussing the ‘frustrations’ of making an attempt to obtain updates from Spanish police and the British consulate. 

It comes as private detectives are probing a ‘£100,000 debt’ Levi may have had with a Somali gang, whereas Ms Davis has urged police to look Barcelona port after experiences of an individual within the water within the morning after Levi disappeared.  

Levi Davis poses on a seashore in Ibiza in what’s believed to be among the many final ever images taken of the rugby star, 24, earlier than he disappeared from Barcelona every week later, on October 29 final yr 

Susanna Reid reached across the desk to hold Ms Davis's hand as she became visibly emotional while discussing the 'frustrations' of trying to receive updates from Spanish police and the British consulate

Susanna Reid reached throughout the desk to carry Ms Davis’s hand as she grew to become visibly emotional whereas discussing the ‘frustrations’ of making an attempt to obtain updates from Spanish police and the British consulate

Showing on GMB this morning, Ms Davis additionally revealed that probably important CCTV footage had been deleted by the point the courts in Spain had granted investigators permission to entry it, whereas the ‘language barrier’ precipitated delays in receiving details about the case. 

Susanna advised Ms Davis that it was ‘encouraging’ that ‘a lot effort’ was nonetheless being put into discovering Levi, together with posters, podcasts and investigators, including: ‘Our hearts are with you, actually.’ 

When the programme returned from a break, co-presenter Ed Balls was seen sitting alone on the desk, earlier than revealing that Susanna had ‘stepped out’ of the studio to consolation Ms Davis.

Former Tub rugby participant Levi went lacking on October 29 after leaving a buddy in Ibiza to catch a ferry to Barcelona alone. The Celeb X Issue contestant has not been seen since leaving the Previous Irish Pub on the town’s bustling La Rambla. 

Safety cameras caught him leaving the bar, the place he had loved a pint whereas watching soccer, at 10.05pm. He walked the quick distance north to the Arduous Rock Cafe the place the path has gone chilly.

Police say Levi has nonetheless not used his telephone nor both of his two financial institution accounts within the almost three months he has been lacking.

There have been no credible sightings of him and his passport was discovered by police in November, which means he’s unable to journey, lease lodging and even e-book right into a resort.

It comes because it was revealed as we speak that non-public detectives hired by his family are looking into a £100,000 debt Levi is believed to have had with a Somali gang

An unnamed supply from the investigative staff, led by Gavin Burrows, advised regional Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia: ‘Davis discovered himself in a really difficult scenario. He was certain they have been chasing him. 

‘Actually he was satisfied that that they had tried to poison him on one event.’ 

GMB presenter Susanna Reid comforts Julie Davis during her appearance on the breakfast show on Wednesday

GMB presenter Susanna Reid comforts Julie Davis throughout her look on the breakfast present on Wednesday 

Ms Davis on GMB on Wednesday

Ms Davis on GMB on Wednesday

Showing on GMB this morning, Ms Davis (pictured) revealed that probably important CCTV footage had been deleted by the point the courts in Spain had granted investigators permission to entry it, whereas the ‘language barrier’ precipitated delays in receiving details about the case

Levi's mother Julie Davis (pictured with an image of herself and Levi) is urging police in Barcelona to search the sea off the city's port after a man was seen floating in the water just hours after her son's disappearance

Levi’s mom Julie Davis (pictured with a picture of herself and Levi) is urging police in Barcelona to look the ocean off the town’s port after a person was seen floating within the water simply hours after her son’s disappearance

Mr Davis travelled on a ferry from Ibiza to Barcelona from where he went missing

Mr Davis travelled on a ferry from Ibiza to Barcelona from the place he went lacking 

Levi had solely been in Barcelona for 3 hours on the day he vanished, having arrived on the ferry port at 7pm following an eight-hour crossing from Ibiza, the place he had been on vacation with pals.

The final time his telephone sign was picked up was near the town’s Sants mainline prepare station in a single day on October 29, which is simply over two miles from the Previous Irish Pub, which Mr Davis visited for simply 35 minutes. 

Ms Davis is now urging police in Barcelona to look the ocean off the town’s port after a person was seen floating within the water simply hours after her son’s disappearance.

The crew of an Italian cruise ship observed somebody within the sea at 6.30am on the morning after Levi was final seen and hurled a life buoy in to assist them.

No particular person was situated, an more and more fraught Ms Davis mentioned as we speak.

Barcelona’s port is near the place Levi, who additionally appeared on Celeb X-Issue, was seen leaving the Irish pub on La Rambla. 

Former Bath rugby player Levi, 24, (pictured in September 2019) went missing on October 29 after leaving a friend in Ibiza to get the ferry to Barcelona alone

Former Tub rugby participant Levi, 24, (pictured in September 2019) went lacking on October 29 after leaving a buddy in Ibiza to get the ferry to Barcelona alone

Missing posters have been plastered all over Barcelona in an effort to find Levi Davis

Lacking posters have been plastered throughout Barcelona in an effort to seek out Levi Davis

Ms Davis advised MailOnline her son’s passport was found within the port three weeks after he had been reported lacking.

She now desires police to ship in diving groups to trawl the seafloor off the coast of the Catalan capital to verify if her son’s physique is there.

Ms Davis mentioned: ‘The cruise ship, Bellissima, reported an individual within the water because it was coming into the port of Barcelona at 6.30am on October 30.

‘The liner filed a report back to the Civil Guard to say {that a} passenger or member of the crew had fallen aboard, nonetheless a subsequent verify of the on-board cameras and sensors didn’t detect anybody falling into the water.

‘A number of boats and a helicopter have been dispatched to search for the particular person however no person was discovered and finally the search was referred to as off. The life buoy which had been thrown into the ocean for the particular person to cling on to later washed up.

‘Levi had been ingesting in a bar on La Rambla, Barcelona’s primary strip which is near the port, the earlier night. His passport was discovered within the port a couple of weeks later.

‘Though there was no description of the particular person within the water, we’d urge the police to ship in divers to verify there is no such thing as a physique mendacity undiscovered underneath the water.

‘At the moment of yr, it might nonetheless be pretty darkish at 6.30am within the morning and it is a busy delivery route the place folks simply don’t go to swim.’

Levi’s household don’t imagine he travelled to Barcelona aspiring to hurt himself and concern he could have been thrown into the ocean by another person.

MailOnline revealed how a personal investigator serving to police with the search had been contacted two weeks in the past by an nameless supply who claimed London gangsters could also be accountable for his disappearance.

Ms Davis added: ‘Levi despatched me a video message from the bar he was final seen in and he was in good spirits.

‘If that was him within the water, I do not imagine he ended up there by his personal selection. I imagine another person could also be accountable.

‘He’d had a run-in with some unhealthy folks in London two years in the past when he performed for Ealing Trailfinders and it has been urged that gang members from London could also be behind him going lacking.

‘As a mom I simply need my son again. It is the not figuring out what’s occurred to him which is the toughest factor to take.’

It comes as new photographs of Levi have emerged which have been taken only a week earlier than his disappearance. They’re believed to be the final of him earlier than he disappeared.

The photographs have been captured by his photographer buddy Adetodkunbo Adetona, to go together with Levi’s second music single – Los Angeles – which was attributable to be launched in November.

Mr Adetona, from Hammersmith, London, as we speak mentioned: ‘They have been taken in Ibiza on the twentieth, a couple of week earlier than he disappeared. He invited me to take the photographs for his subsequent single.

New photos of Levi have emerged (pictured) which were taken just a week before his disappearance. They are believed to be the last of him before he disappeared.

New photographs of Levi have emerged (pictured) which have been taken only a week earlier than his disappearance. They’re believed to be the final of him earlier than he disappeared.

The last known photos of Levi (pictured) were captured by his photographer friend Adetodkunbo Adetona, to go with Levi's second music single - Los Angeles - which was due to be released in November

The final identified photographs of Levi (pictured) have been captured by his photographer buddy Adetodkunbo Adetona, to go together with Levi’s second music single – Los Angeles – which was attributable to be launched in November

‘I met him when he launched his first single as a result of I took the press photos for it. We grew to become pals, and he requested me to return and do that shoot.

‘So I hopped on a flight – I used to be solely there for about 5 days.’

Levi’s mom, Julie, beforehand mentioned he was serious about leaving rugby after struggling a ligament damage and had been coping with psychological well being points two weeks earlier than he went lacking.

However Mr Adetona mentioned: ‘Whereas I used to be there, he was nice. He was greater than nice. He was constructive, his second single was popping out, and he was wanting ahead to the long run.

‘He had underlying points – I imply, popping out of a pandemic, who does not? However he was coaching – he was recovering from a knee damage – he was getting fairly ripped.

‘He was studying Spanish, he was studying how one can DJ, I feel he’d stopped ingesting. He appeared nice.

‘He did not point out his journey to Barcelona – I do not assume it was deliberate. I simply acquired a FaceTime from him when he was on a ferry, and I believed he was going to a close-by island. It is regular to be on a ferry in Ibiza.

‘I believed it was odd he was by himself, however he is a boy, he is 24, and he wasn’t doing something I would not do. It was nothing out of the atypical. Through the shoot, we have been simply speaking about enjoyable stuff, stuff you say to get them to shine. Then we acquired lunch.

‘He was constructive in regards to the future. I solely knew him for a short time, however we have been fairly shut. Understanding these could be the final photographs taken of him earlier than he went lacking is horrible. It is traumatic.

‘I misplaced one other buddy to a coronary heart assault over Christmas – at the very least I acquired to say goodbye to them. With Levi…it is simply terrible.’

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