Burnley, Lancashire: Man arrested as police search for missing woman last seen stepping into van | UK News

Police have arrested a man in connection with the disappearance of a woman in Burnley, Lancashire.

Katie Kenyon, 33, was reported missing after last being seen last Friday.

Police said a woman matching Mrs Kenyon’s description left an address on Todmorden Road with a man Friday morning and traveled in a silver Ford Transit, registration MT57 FLC, to the Bolton by Bowland area of ​​northern Lancashire.

No Mrs Kenyon has been heard from since.

Police said a 50-year-old man from Burnley was arrested in connection with their investigation and is helping them with investigations.

‘It’s now a waiting game’

Mrs Kenyon’s desperate family said they were very concerned about her well-being.

Her sister, Sarah Kenyon, wrote on Facebook: “It’s now a waiting game, we’ve done everything we can, searched everywhere, contacted everyone.”

Detective Inspector Al Davies of Lancashire Police’s investigation team said: “Katie’s disappearance is out of character and her family is understandably very worried.

“We are doing everything we can to try to find her and I will appeal to anyone who has any information, no matter how insignificant you may think it is, to step forward and contact us.

“I would especially like to hear from anyone who was in Bolton near Bowland or the surrounding area and saw something suspicious, to contact them.

“Did you see a woman who matched Katie’s description, either alone or with a man?

“Did you see the silver-colored transit car, or maybe you have dashcam footage showing it.”

Police ‘keep an open mind’

He added: “While we have arrested someone in connection with our investigation, I am very open to what has happened and I have a team of officers and staff working hard to try to find Katie and return her to her. family.

“You can help with that, so please come and talk to us, as your information may prove crucial.”

Anyone with information should call the police on 101 stating log 800 of April 24 or contact the Major Incident Public Portal at https://mipp.police.uk/operation/0401020119P01-PO1

To provide information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org

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