Detectives investigating the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a woman and a man under investigation

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a woman and a man under investigation.

Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanage when she disappeared on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 November 2017.

The search to find Gaia continues today around the Swanage area with support from the coastguard and volunteers from Dorset Search and Rescue and Wessex 4×4. 

Search warrants took place at two addresses in Swanage late yesterday afternoon, Monday 13 November 2017. Scenes are likely to remain in place for some time.

A 19-year-old man and a 71-year-old woman, both from the Swanage area, were arrested on suspicion of murder. They are both known to Gaia.

Both the 71-year-old woman and a 19 year old man have now been released under investigation.

The last reported sighting of Gaia was at an address in Manor Gardens on Morrison Road at around 4pm on 7 November. She was said to be wearing a red checked shirt with white buttons, grey and white woven leggings and white trainers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 14:108. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.