Police appeal for man missing for 20 years

Police are continuing to appeal for new information about the disappearance almost 21 years ago of a man from Newcastle.

They've confirmed they've now arrested someone on suspicion of the murder of 38- year-old Michael Straughan.

It's emerged the unnamed 59 year old suspect from Tyneside is the same person questioned over the disappearance of 45-year-old Janet Brown from Northumberland.

She was last seen in 2005.

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