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Update in relation to missing Rachel Tasker

01 Oct 2016 17:00 PM

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UPDATE - 11 AM - SUNDAY 2, OCTOBER
At around midnight on Saturday 1, October, a body was found in the search for missing Newcastle woman Rachel Tasker.
She was last seen at her home address at 1.30pm on Thursday, September 29 and was reported missing by her family.
Formal identification has yet to take place and the death is not being treated as suspicious.
A report for the coroner has been prepared and Rachel's family have been informed.
A Northumbria Police spokesperson, said: "We would like to express our sincere condolences to the family at this very sad time and thank members of the public who supported us in our search to find Rachel."
APPEAL - 7PM - SATURDAY 1, OCTOBER
Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing Newcastle woman.
Rachel Tasker, aged 22, from Jesmond has been reported as missing by her family.
She was last seen at her home address at 1.30pm on Thursday, September 29.
She is described as white, 5 feet 8" tall, slim build with long brown hair. It is believed she could be wearing a black bomber jacket with fur hood, short tweed skirt, black Doc Martin boots and possibly carrying a brown shoulder bag
Police are concerned for Rachel's welfare and are asking her to make contact with them so they know she is ok.
Rachel is known to have links to the Lewisham area of London.
Anyone who recognises her is also asked to call police straightaway.
If you have any information, please contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1209 29/09/16.
Anyone outside the Northumbria Police force area with any information as to her whereabouts is asked to call 01661 872 555.
Pictured, missing Rachel Tasker