Man held over teen's 'murder'

A 22-year-old man wanted by police investigating the disappearance and suspected murder of 19-year-old Amelia Arnold from Stevenage has been arrested. Jack Wall handed himself into police this morning.

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Police reissue appeal in teen's suspected murder

Detective Chief Inspector Tim Redfearn, who is leading the investigation into the disappearance and suspected murder of Amelia Arnold has appealed again for help in finding her after the main suspect in the case, 22-year-old Jack Wall, handed himself in.

Amelia's family are extremely distraught and are desperate for information on her whereabouts. Intelligence-led searches are taking place in the Stevenage area to find Amelia but we would appeal to anyone who can provide information of her whereabouts to contact police immediately via the non-emergency number 101.

– Detective Chief Inspector Tim Redfearn

Police, who are also continuing to question a 41-year-old man arrested yesterday, also confirmed that significant evidence had been found in an area close to Hollybush Lane, Welwyn Garden City.


Police want to trace man over teen's disappearance

Detectives from Hertfordshire Police are urgently seeking to trace 22-year-old Jack Wall in connection with the disappearance of Amelia Arnold, who was last seen on Wednesday.

Jack Wall, 22, from Stevenage, who is being sought by officers. Credit: PA Wire

Wall, of Hadrian's Walk, Stevenage, has been urged to hand himself in to police, who have also issued an appeal for sightings of a Citroen Berlingo van as part of their inquiry.


Police fear woman, 19, has been murdered

Amelia Arnold, who detectives fear has been murdered. Credit: PA Wire

Detectives have named a missing 19-year-old woman - who police fear has been murdered - as Amelia Arnold.

Police and scene-of-crime specialists are examining a property in Hadrian's Walk in Stevenage.

Witnesses who may have seen suspicious activity at the address between Wednesday and Friday are also being asked to come forward.

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