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Search continues for missing vet through 'challenging terrain'

Police searching for missing vet Catherine Gowing say tricky conditions are making their work very difficult.

Search efforts are focusing on a disused quarry at Alltami, in Flintshire, where her burnt-out car was found.

The 37-year-old was last seen leaving a supermarket in Queensferry on Friday the 12th of October.

More time to question missing women suspect

Police now believe Catherine Gowing was last seen at Asda in Queensferry Flintshire Credit: North Wales Police

Police investigating the disappearance Catherine Gowing have been given more time to question a 46 year-old man on suspicion of her murder.

Further investigations by North Wales Police have established a further sighting of the 37 year-old at Asda in Queensferry, Flintshire.

Catherine was seen entering the store at 8.06pm on Friday 12th October and she left at 8.39pm.

She was wearing blue jeans, a light brown / khaki fleece zipped top with white sleeves and white side panels. On her feet she was wearing plain black flat shoes and her brown hair was tied up.

She had a bright brown saddle bag across her shoulder and body and was carrying a plastic Asda bag and a pizza type box.

Detective Superintendent John Hanson said: “Our priority is to trace Catherine and we would urge anyone who has seen her or her Renault Clio, bearing the Irish registration plates - 00D 99970 to contact the North Wales Police incident room on101.”