Officers investigating the disappearance of an Ellesmere Port woman have launched a murder investigation
Ellia Arathoon, 29, has been missing since Friday 28 October 2016 and officers are becoming increasingly concerned about her safety.
Ellia was last seen in the Cromwell Road area of Ellesmere Port, she is described as being 5′ 3″ tall, of very slim build and with green eyes dark shoulder length brown hair. At the time she was last seen she was dark clothing and black and white ankle Baseball boots.
Detective Inspector Stephen Jones, from the Cheshire Police Major Investigations team aid: “Ellia has not been seen for over five days, which is totally out of character and we are becoming increasingly concerned about safety.
“As part of our investigation officers are currently conducting a number of inquiries across Ellesmere Port, including searches and house to house enquiries.
“I would urge anyone who believes that may have seen Ellia, or someone matching her description, to get in touch with us on 101 to assist with our investigation. I would also urge Ellia herself to make contact and let us know she is safe and well.”
Two local men, age 37 and 38, have been arrested in relation to Ellia’s disappearance; they are both being held on suspicion of murder.
Anyone who has seen, or heard from Ellia, or knows her whereabouts is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 804 of 31st October. Information can also be reported anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111