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Search for 'vulnerable' missing Japanese student

Police are searching for a Japanese student who has gone missing after getting into a taxi at Derriford Hospital.

Saki Kamegawa, 28, speaks very little English and is considered vulnerable due to medical concerns.

She was last seen at around 9am on Thursday August 11.

Saki Kamegawa Credit: Devon & Cornwall Police

Saki has shoulder length black hair and was wearing a white skirt, salmon coloured top and wedges.

There is concern for her welfare and anyone who sees Saki should call 999 quoting reference 204 of 11th August.



Coastguard makes emergency landing on Plymouth Hoe

A coastguard rescue helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing on Plymouth Hoe last night because the weather was too bad to land at Derriford Hospital.

The Falmouth crew had picked up a woman who had fallen whilst walking on the South West Coastal Path between Porthtowan and Portreath in St Agnes.

A makeshift landing site was set up on the Hoe because landing at the hospital was deemed too dangerous. An ambulance was then standing by to take the woman to Derriford.

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