Nettles - man released from bail

Detectives investigating the possible murder of Isle of Wight teenager Damien Nettles have released a man from police bail without further action.

Damien Nettles - man released with charge

A man arrested on suspicion of being involved in the disappearance and possible murder of teenager Damien Nettles on the Isle of Wight has been been released from bail with no further action to be taken. The 16-year-old went missing in 1996. His body has never been found.

A 38-year-old man from Ryde, Isle of Wight answered a re-scheduled police bail appointment, and was questioned further by detectives from the Hampshire Major Investigation Team. They released him after finding that there was insufficient evidence for a charge.

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