Grace Millane: Police start murder inquiry

New Zealand Police have announced they believe missing British backpacker Grace Millane has been murdered.

The 22-year-old, from Essex, described by her father as « lovely » and « family-orientated », vanished in New Zealand a week ago.

Det Insp Scott Beard said evidence they had located so far told them Grace was « no longer alive ».

A 26-year-old man is currently being held in connection with the murder, Det Insp Beard added.

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Source: The Guardian

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