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Police release new photos of missing three-year-old

Police have released two new photographs of three-year-old Ethan Williams who is missing along with his mother.

Missing three-year-old Ethan Williams Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Rebecca Minnock, 35, was last seen with her son on May 26 in Taunton, Somerset, although officers are investigating possible sightings in the Cheltenham and Birmingham areas.

Rebecca is described as white, aged 35, about 5ft 3ins, of medium build with dark wavy shoulder-length hair. Ethan is white, of small build, with blond/fair hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Avon and Somerset Police.

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Sister of missing mum: Any mum would have done same

The sister of a woman who has gone on the run with her three-year-old son has said any mother in her situation "would have done exactly the same".

Rebecca Minnock, 35, disappeared from her home in Highbridge, Somerset, with her son Ethan two weeks ago after a judge ruled he should live with his father.

Her sister Limmie Shaw told ITV News that Rebecca had been in touch with the family to say they were safe and well but had not told them where they were.

Rupert Evelyn, ITV News' Wales and West of England Correspondent, reports:

Police appeal for information on missing mother and child

Rebecca Minnock is missing with her son Ethan Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Police have appealed for anyone with information on a mother and her missing three-year-old son to contact them.

Rebecca Minnock, 35, disappeared from her home in Highbridge, Somerset, with her son two weeks ago after a court ruled the boy should live with his father.

Since her disappearance, there have been possible sightings in the Cheltenham and Birmingham areas, Avon and Somerset Police said.

DCI Marie Wright urged anyone with information on the pair's whereabouts to contact the force as soon as possible.

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Somerset sign big hitter Anderson

Somerset have signed big-hitting New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson for the second half of this season's NatWestT20 Blast competition.

Anderson was holder of the record for the fastest one-day international century in history, until his feat in 36 balls against the West Indies at Queenstown last year was broken by South Africa's AB de Villiers.

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