North West Wales

Caernarfon water body searched in missing person hunt

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A deep body of water is being searched as police continue looking for a Gwynedd woman missing for nearly five months.

Avril Whitfield, 57, from Caernarfon, has not been seen since leaving her home on 1 April.

British International Rescue and Search Dogs are helping North Wales Police.

Chief insp Richie Green said the force was "determined" to find her to bring "peace of mind to her family", with the investigation "open".

Her sister Ann said: "It has been weeks since you went missing. We need you home with us. You are the rock of our family."

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