Police: Vet identification 'confirms fears'

Human remains found on Wednesday in a field in Sealand, Deeside belong to vet Catherine Gowing, said senior investigating officer Detective Chief Inspector Mark Pierce:

"The post mortem confirmed our fears and the results have been passed to Catherine's family.

"We are also awaiting identification of further remains found on the banks of the River Dee in Ferry Lane, Higher Ferry, Chester, on Friday. The search continues for further remains and any other evidence which will assist this investigation."

– DCI Mark Pierce

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Missing vet remains found

Human remains found on the banks of a river have been identified as those of missing vet Catherine Gowing, police said. The remains were found near the River Dee in Higher Ferry, Chester, on Friday.