Missing woman Katarzyna Zych found safe and well

21 December 2018
Detectives searching for missing Bournemouth woman Katarzyna Zych are pleased to say she has been located safe and well.

The 37-year-old was located in the Portsmouth area of Hampshire.

Katarzyna, known as Kat, was reported missing to Dorset Police at around 8.45pm on Sunday 16 December 2018.

Her last confirmed sighting was on Old Christchurch Road in Bournemouth town centre on Saturday 8 December 2018. 

Since Sunday officers have carried out extensive enquiries in a bid to locate Kat and due to there being suspicious circumstances around her disappearance an investigation was launched by Dorset Police's Major Crime Investigation Team (MCIT).

As part of this investigation a 34-year-old man who is known to Kat was arrested and assisted officers with the investigation. He has now been released from custody without charge.

Detective Chief Inspector Sarah Derbyshire, of MCIT, said: “We are delighted that Kat has been found safe and well and we have updated her family with this news.

“I would like to personally thank everyone who came forward with information, shared our appeal and supported the investigation.”
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