North West Wales

Holyhead missing girl, 5, found as father hands himself in

Brian Owens Image copyright North Wales Police

A father who disappeared with his five-year-old daughter has handed himself in to police after returning from Ireland with the youngster.

North Wales Police launched a search for Brian Owens, 26, from Holyhead, Anglesey, after he failed to turn up for sentencing at Caernarfon Magistrates' Court on Friday.

He handed himself into police on Monday.

On Tuesday, he was jailed for 38 weeks for assaulting his ex-partner.