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New appeal after murder of Sam Mechelewski

Police hunting for the killer of 20 year old Sam Mechelewski have released images of a car that was seen in the area at the time

Sam's body was found on 1st February in a wooded area of Hinchingbrooke Country Park.

The Audi A3 as released by Cambridgeshire Police

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who saw the vehicle, a black Audi A3, in Huntingdon in the evening of Wednesday 31st January.

Specialist diving teams from the Metropolitan Police have been searching a pond near Woodlands and the edge of the park.

House-to-house enquires have also been continuing close to where Sam’s body was discovered and extensive searches have been carried out in the park.

CCTV of Sam Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

CCTV images of Sam show him at a branch of Sainsbury’s in St Germain Walk, Huntingdon, shortly before 8pm on 31 January

“We’re appealing to anyone who saw this vehicle in the Huntingdon area to get in touch with us as a matter of urgency. It may have been parked by the side of the road. We need to get answers about who was in the vehicle and what they were doing in the area. We also want to speak to anyone who saw Sam from the time he was captured on CCTV in Sainsbury’s onwards. We need to piece more information together about who he was with and where he went. Please get in touch with any information, however insignificant you feel it may be.”

– Detective Chief Inspector Adam Gallop