Nine years after her disappearance police renew appeal to help find Sonica Hans

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Sonica Hans
Sonica Hans was last seen walking along Bedford's Embankment on Boxing Day 2012

Bedfordshire Police have renewed their appeal for information that may help them find missing Bedford woman, Sonica Hans, who hasn’t been seen for nine years.

Sonica, then aged 35, was last seen on Boxing Day in 2012 walking through Bedford town centre, past the Swan Hotel and along the Embankment.

At the time, police weren’t able to locate Sonica but investigators from Bedfordshire Police’s Missing Investigation Team continue to review the case.

Today they have reissued two photos of her and are appealing to the public for any information.

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Sonica Hans

Sonica is described as Asian, 5’3”, with long black hair dyed dark brown. She was last seen wearing red trousers or leggings, a dark blue jacket and a thigh-length black jumper.

“We’re reissuing these photos ahead of the ninth anniversary of Sonica’s disappearance in the hope that it may jog someone’s memory,” said Detective Constable Jonathan Martin.

“We never close a missing person case and will follow any new lines of enquiry to locate Sonica or establish what has happened.

“If someone out there has any information at all, regardless of how small it may seem, I would urge you to get in touch straight away.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers through Bedfordshire Police’s online reporting tool or by calling 101, quoting MPC/465/12.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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