Two further arrests in connection with Sharp disappearance

Detectives investigating the disappearance of schoolgirl Tia Sharp have arrested two more people - a 46-year-old woman on suspicion of murder and a 39-year-old man on suspicion of assisting an offender, said Scotland Yard.

Two further arrests in connection with Sharp disappearance

Detectives investigating the disappearance of schoolgirl Tia Sharp have arrested two more people - a 46-year-old woman on suspicion of murder and a 39-year-old man on suspicion of assisting an offender, said Scotland Yard.

Last night, it was confirmed that detectives investigating the disappearance of Sharp are questioning her grandmother’s partner on suspicion of murder.

Stuart Hazell, 37, was arrested in the south London borough of Merton yesterday evening, hours after police launched a manhunt for the suspect and warned members of the public not to approach him.

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