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Partner of Leeds man missing in Turkey appeals for information

The partner of a Leeds man missing in Turkey has appealed for anyone with information about him to come forward.

Troy Watson who has gone missing in Turkey Credit: ITV Yorkshire

27-year-old Troy Watson went missing seven days ago after an argument while on holiday with his partner Deanna in the resort of Fethiye.

Today Deanna and two friends were handing out leaflets containing information about Troy to travellers at Leeds Bradford Airport

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North Yorkshire village prays for Turkey victims

A North Yorkshire village has expressed its shock after three members of the same family were shot in Turkey.

Anne Bury, 56, from Swainby, was shot and killed while her son Alex, 24, and mother Cecilia, 87, were taken to hospital after the incident in Dalyan on Saturday.

Prayers were said today at the Church of the Holy Cross, in Swainby where the family have lived for 12 years.


Ex-employer of Turkey shooting victim speaks out

The former employer of Alex Bury, the son of Catherine Bury, who was killed during a shooting in Turkey has released a statement.

“Everyone at The Cleveland Tontine is extremely shocked and saddened to hear the dreadful news about Alex Bury and his family. Alex worked at the Cleveland Tontine up until last year as a waiter, over a period of five years. He is a delightful young man, a joy to work with and much loved by customers and colleagues alike. We send our heartfelt condolences to all the family and our hopes for a full and speedy recovery to Alex.”

– The Cleveland Tontine

Man due to appear in court following Northallerton family shooting

46-year-old gardener, known as 'VA' is accused of the shootings Credit: East Med Media

A man is due to appear in court after giving himself up following the shooting of three generations of a Northallerton family in Turkey. The 46-year-old gardener, known only as V.A. had reportedly argued with mother Catherine Bury, 56, on Friday.

56-year-old Catherine Bury was shot dead at the scene Credit: Ross Parry

She fled the gunman and locked herself in the bathroom but he shot through the door and shot her four times with a shotgun.Catherine's mother, 87-year-old Cecille and son, 24-year-old Alex, were also shot and are now fighting for their lives.

The villa where the shootings took place Credit: East Med Media
Cecille is in hospital in Fethiye while Alex was taken to Mugla University Hospital. Credit: East Med Media
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