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Majorca cops searching for Brit girl, 15, missing for weeks in ‘disturbing’ case

A major police search is currently underway in Spain for a missing British 15-year-old girl, who was last seen over three weeks ago.

Emina Ilora Alice Winterbotton was last seen in Palma de Majorca on August 31, with her parents alerting the police that she never returned home.

Spanish investigators have called the case “disturbing and of the highest priority”, the Sun reports.

The teenager is described as being 5ft7ins tall with long chestnut hair and big green eyes, according to a missing person’s notice issued by officials.

According to her social media accounts, Emina is originally from Manchester but now lives in Palma.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the emergency number 091 (if they are in Spain).

Majorca is a popular holiday destination for Brits but is also a permanent home to more than 16,000 UK expats.

According to a 2019 report, the Balearic Islands have the highest crime rate in Spain.

The troubling news of Emina's disappearance comes after another British girl went missing in Majorca earlier this year.

Taya O’Loughlin, 14, vanished in March outside her school along with a Spanish friend of hers.

Concern for both of the girls' welfare prompted a huge police response, with local officers scouring the holiday island for them.

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Luckily, young Taya was found safe and well only a few days after her disappearance.

Another teenage girl, Jodie Pook, 14, also went missing last week, September 15, in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.

Jodie was found safe and well yesterday, September 21.

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