Police hunting missing teenager Bobbi-Anne Mcleod, 18, find woman’s body and arrest two men
Police searching for a missing 18-year-old woman have launched a murder investigation after finding a body
Bobbi-Anne McLeod was reported missing on Saturday in Plymouth after she failed to meet with friends.
Officers had earlier stated they were growing increasingly concerned for the young woman after she did not show up to meet her boyfriend. She was due to get a bus into Plymouth city centre in Devon to see him, but never arrived.
Police looking for missing teenager Bobbi-Anne McLeod (pictured) have found a body
A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said: ‘Sadly, earlier today the body of a woman was located near Bovisand, South Hams, during searches by police officers. These searches were carried out following information received by police.
‘Formal identification has yet to be carried out but the family of Bobbi-Anne McLeod have been informed of this development and are being supported by investigators.
‘Two men, aged 24 and 26 from Plymouth have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody at this time.
‘Enquiries remain ongoing in relation to this matter and anyone with information which may assist the ongoing investigation is asked to contact police on 101 quoting log 706 22/11/21.’
A search was conducted yesterday around Plymbridge woods and more are expected today
Miss McLeod’s brother Lee had previously begged for help finding her in a Facebook post, three days after she vanished.
It came after police discovered her headphones and her tobacco pouch at a bus stop while her phone was handed in.
Mr McLeod wrote on Facebook : ‘Police have rung and someone has handed in Bobbi’s mobile.