Major search for missing South Devon woman

(Last Updated On: November 12, 2019)

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 58-year-old woman from Kingsbridge.

Peta Harper, was reported missing from the Hope Cove/ Bolt Tail area at around 1.20pm on Monday 11 November.Emergency services including Police, Coastguard and the RNLI are continuing to conduct land and water searches of the area.

Kingsbridge Police said on Facebook this morning “A major land, sea, and air search took place yesterday to look for a missing female who was last known to be in the area of Hope Cove. Overseen by a Police Lost Person Search Manager, Coastguard teams conducted cliff based and rope access searches, Salcombe RNLI lifeboats and Hope Cove lifeboat searched the sea and coastline, NPAS Police helicopters searched the land and sea, and Dartmoor Rescue Group (Plymouth) searched inland. As of yet, the lady has not been located and searches are continuing today,”

Peta is described as a white female, around 5ft 4ins tall and of average build. She has dyed blonde, collar length curly hair with grown out roots.Anyone who sees Peta, or knows of her whereabouts is asked to contact police on 999 quoting log 358 11/11/19

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