Missing mother & child from Derry may be in Republic of Ireland

A missing mother and child from Derry may be in the Republic of Ireland.


Police are becoming increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of Jacqueline Friars (39) and her five year old daughter Scarlet.


The pair were last seen at around 2.30pm yesterday (Sunday 24 July) in the Shantallow area of Derry city.


Police believe they may have travelled to the Republic of Ireland in a blue Ford Kuga with a green sticker saying “children on board”.


Scarlet is described as having hazel eyes and light brown hair which was tied up in a ponytail and her front two teeth are missing.


Police and family remain significantly concerned for their safety and welfare are appealing to Jacqueline or anyone with information on their whereabouts, to contact them on 101.