Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 14°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Thetford: Second man bailed in Johanna Young murder investigation

11:59 25 April 2014

A second man has been in arrested in connection with the death of Watton teenager Johanna Young in 1992.

A second man has been in arrested in connection with the death of Watton teenager Johanna Young in 1992.

The second man arrested in connection with the death of Johanna Young in 1992 has this evening been released on police bail.

Norfolk police said the man, aged in his 30s and from the Thetford area, was bailed pending further enquiries until early June.

A man in his 40s from the Watton area who was arrested yesterday had been released on police bail earlier today, also until the beginning of June.

Johanna, a 14-year-old schoolgirl, was found half-naked in a water-filled pit near the edge of Wayland Wood near Watton on Boxing Day 1992.

In December her parents issued a heartfelt plea to help detectives in their search for new leads.

Johanna left her home in Merton Road in the town on December 23 at 7.30pm but did not return home that night.

Her parents had assumed she was with friends or her boyfriend, but later became worried when she failed to turn up for her paper round on Christmas Eve.

The Freeport Braintree retail complex

A multi-million pound proposal has been put forward to expand a mid-Essex shopping centre creating up to 100 new jobs.

Part of the illegal shipment of cigarettes discovered at the Port of Felixstowe by Border Force officials.

Border Force officers have foiled the biggest ever attempt to smuggle cigarettes into the UK after uncovering more than 11million cigarettes at the Port of Felixstowe.

Flossie the bunny, who got separated from its owner at Stansted Airport

Staff at Stansted Airport have taken to social media in an attempt to reunite a lost toy bunny with its owner.

Earl Soham. Credit: Mike Page.

Owners of an east Suffolk business centre are looking to convert some of its older buildings into residential use – while finding new sites for those being displaced.

Officers have issued a photograph of a man they would like to speak to following an alleged assault, which took place in woodland in Bentley last month. Pic: Suffolk Constabulary.

A man in his 70s was assaulted by a group of men riding trail bikes in an area of woodland in Suffolk.

Matthew Hancock. Pic: Phil Morley.

West Suffolk MP Matthew Hancock delivered a public speaking masterclass today when refusing to be distracted by a bizarre autocue malfunction at a radio industry conference.

Police stations in Essex are being sold. Library image.

Two former police stations in north east Essex are to put up for sale by the force.

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

MyDate24 MyPhotos24