Devon

Fears grow for teen last seen at Blackpool Sands beach

Search Image copyright Dartmoor Search and Rescue
Image caption Despite extensive searches there has been no sign of the teenager

Concerns are growing for a teenager who was last seen at a beach in South Devon six days ago.

Elizabeth Timar, 18, was last seen near Blackpool Sands at 19:45 BST on Monday.

Romanian Ms Timar, from Exeter, had been "at the beach for the afternoon with a male", said Devon and Cornwall Police.

The force has carried out a major air and sea search with help from RNLI coastguards and Dartmoor Search and Rescue Group.

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Image caption Romanian Ms Timar had been "at the beach for the afternoon with a male" said Devon and Cornwall Police

Ms Timar was last seen wearing a black coat with a red top underneath, blue jeans, and carrying a handbag.

A force spokesman said: "If anybody was in the area on Monday and saw a young female acting strangely then please get in touch."

Image copyright Riki Bannister Dart RNLI
Image copyright Riki Bannister Dart RNLI
Image caption A police helicopter and drone has joined the search

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