North West Wales

Body found by police searching for missing Tracy Kearns

Police at scene
Image caption Police have been searching for Tracy Kearns since Wednesday

Police searching for a woman missing in Conwy county have recovered a woman's body.

Mother-of-two Tracy Kearns, 43, of Kinmel Bay, has not been seen since about 20:00 BST on 7 May.

Police are continuing to question a 48-year-old man who was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of murder in connection with her disappearance.

North Wales Police said a post mortem examination was taking place and there had been no formal identification.

Supt Mark Pierce said: "I can confirm that a body was found earlier today and an investigation remains on-going."

Searches had been taking place on land alongside Tir Prince leisure park and in Kinmel Bay and Towyn.

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Image caption Tracy Kearns was reported missing by her mother after she failed to meet a friend

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