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Missing vet investigation

More human remains found in Flintshire have been identified as missing vet Catherine Gowing, North Wales Police have confirmed. The 37-year-old was last seen on October 12. A 46-year-old Gwynedd man has been charged with her murder.

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More human remains confirmed as Catherine Gowing

Catherine Gowing went missing on October 12th Credit: family/North Wales Police

A post mortem carried out on human remains found on the banks of the River Dee in Higher Ferry, Chester last Friday have been identified as being Catherine Gowing’s.

This is the second discovery of human remains in the area. A week ago remains were also discovered in Sealand and were confirmed as being those of the missing woman.

Catherine Gowing disappeared on Friday 12th October when she was sighted on CCTV leaving Asda Supermarket in Queensferry. A 46-year-old Gwynedd man, Clive Sharp has been charged with her murder and is due to appear in court again next month

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