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Body of missing teenager found in field

The family of Dorset teenager Gaia Pope have spoken of their grief and frustration, after her body was found in a field near Swanage.

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Missing Gaia: Police release third person under investigation

Gaia went missing on 7 November Credit: Dorset Police

Police investigating he disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a third person under investigation.

The 49-year-old man, who lives in Swanage and is known to Gaia, was arrested on the afternoon of Thursday 16 November 2017 on suspicion of murder. He has today, Friday 17 November 2017, been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanage when she disappeared on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 November 2017.

Since her disappearance searches of the land and coastline in Swanage and surrounding area have taken place.

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