20/02/2006

Three men arrested in connection with Lisa Dorrian murder

Three men have been arrested in connection with the murder of missing 25-year-old Bangor woman, Lisa Dorrian.

Police have revealed that two of the men arrested are aged 18 and the other is aged 23, however no other details have been released as yet.

Lisa Dorrian was last seen on February 28, 2005 at a party at Ballyhalbert caravan site in County Down.

Despite extensive land and sea search operations, her body has never been found.

The Dorrian family have continuously appealed for information and have offered a £10,000 reward for any information leading to the recovery of her body.

A website at www.lisadorrian.co.uk has also been set up in a bid to encourage anyone with information on the murder to come forward.

(EF/SP)

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