29/05/2014

Man Arrested Over Missing Nurse

A 60-year-old man from Bournemouth has been arrested on suspicion of the murder missing nurse Rui Li.

She was last seen leaving Poole hospital, where she works, at around 6pm on 23rd May.

Forensic experts are investigating three addresses in the Boscombe area and officers are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

The arrested man was known to Ms Li.

Detective Inspector Marcus Hester said they have reason to "believe Ms Li may have come to harm" but added that currently they "do not know her whereabouts".

Mr Hester said: "Our investigations are focused on establishing exactly what happened between Friday evening and the time Ms Li was reported missing to us on Tuesday morning."

(CVS/CD)

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