Search for teenager continues

A SEARCH for a teenager who disappeared following a night out in Ipswich has today been widened to Norfolk.Suffolk detectives are helping Essex police in the search for 17-year-old Natasha Coombs of Harwich who came into Ipswich for a night out on Friday.

A SEARCH for a teenager who disappeared following a night out in Ipswich has today been widened to Norfolk.

Suffolk detectives are helping Essex police in the search for 17-year-old Natasha Coombs of Harwich who came into Ipswich for a night out on Friday.

The teenager last contacted her parents to tell them she was returning by train from Ipswich, at 10.15pm on Friday . She has not been seen since.

Police in Essex are continuing their enquiries with help from colleagues in Suffolk and Norfolk.

In a combined statement, her family said: “She is a very much loved 17-year-old only child and is missed terribly by family and friends.

“We are all frantic with worry and just want to know she is safe and well.”

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She had left her home earlier in the day wearing a purple sequined top, purple, pink and white 'ra ra' skirt and a white jacket.

She is described as white, 5 feet 3 inches tall and of slim build, with brown hair highlighted hair

Anyone with any information should contact Harwich Police on 01245 452070.

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