Man arrested over murder of mum last seen at petrol station on Remembrance Sunday


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A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a missing mum last seen at a petrol station on Remembrance Sunday.

Alexandra Morgan, from Sissingbury, was last seen at a petrol station in Cranbrook, Kent at 7.20pm on Sunday, November 14 and has not been in contact with her family since.

A 40-year-old man from St Leonards has today been arrested on suspicion of the murder, 11 days since the mum-of-two’s disappearance.

It comes as detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crimes Directorate have been investigating the case.

Alexandra’s disappearance is now being treated as suspicious and a potential murder, Sussex Live reports.

Alexandra Morgan was last seen filling her white Mini Cooper up at a Shell garage
© Kent Police / SWNS)

The missing mum-of-two
© Kent Police / SWNS)

Kent Police officers, with support from Sussex Police, are carrying out searches in three locations in the Hastings and St Leonards-on-Sea areas as part of their work to find Alexandra.

Police have also issued an image of the car with the registration number MF55 YHM.

Investigators have established that on Sunday, November 14 and Monday 15 the car made journeys between her home and towards the Hastings area.

Detective Chief Inspector Neil Kimber of the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate said: “It is completely out of character for Alexandra not to contact her family and we are now treating this case as a potential murder.

Police have also issued an image of the car
Kent Police / SWNS)

“While we continue our investigation, I would urge anyone who may have seen Alexandra or her white Mini Cooper with a black roof to contact us.

“If you think you may have seen Alexandra or something suspicious but are not sure, please do not hesitate to call and let us know.”

Anyone with information or who has seen Alexandra or her car is urged to contact Kent Police on 101 quoting reference number 18-0280.

If you have other information, CCTV or dashcam footage that may be able to assist police, please upload to the Major Incident Public Portal .

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, or by using the anonymous online form on their website.

Residents have been told they can expect to see a heightened police presence in the area as enquiries continue.


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