Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Four-year-old girl goes missing from WA campsite in Carnarvon

An agonising search continues in Western Australia’s north for a four-year old girl who vanished from her family’s campsite.
Police are urgently searching for Cleo Smith, who was last seen at 1.30am Saturday at the Blowholes campsite in Macleod, north of Carnarvon.
The girl was last seen wearing a pink/purple one-piece sleepsuit with a blue and yellow pattern.
Carnarvon Shire president Eddie Smith said it was “a terrible feeling” but he implored “everyone to remain positive”.
Cleo’s Mum, Ellie, says the little girl was in their shared tent at 1.30 on Saturday morning.
When the family woke at 6.30am she was gone, with reports her sleeping bag was also nowhere to be found.
Mr Smith said there is a multi-agency search underway.
“WA Police are involved, the SES is involved, a large number of the community are involved,” he said.
The family, who are from Carnarvon, are familiar with the area, often going there to camp.
“The community’s deeply concerned, everyone’s trying to jump on board and do what they can to help – and we’re all praying for a positive outcome,” Mr Smith said.
Anyone with information is asked to call police immediately on 131 444. Callers are asked to provide the reference number CAD 781784.

Latest news

Shikhar Dhawan to captain Team India in ODI Series against West Indies

Shikhar Dhawan was on Wednesday named India captain for the three ODIs against the West Indies in the absence of regular skipper Rohit Sharma....

Enjoy ungoogleable India: Khaver Ali Khan

By Indranil Halder As Sydney was battered with heavy rain, Khaver Ali Khan was my guest at the new Art Gallery of NSW member’s lounge....

Telstra stops 185 million scam texts reaching customers’ phones

Telstra's scam text filter has stopped a whopping 185 million scam texts from reaching its customers phones since it was launched in April. That means the filter...

Related news

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann’s marriage on July 7

Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann is set to marry Dr Gurpreet Kaur tomorrow in a small ceremony at his home in Chandigarh. “Mann Sahab is getting...

Shikhar Dhawan to captain Team India in ODI Series against West Indies

Shikhar Dhawan was on Wednesday named India captain for the three ODIs against the West Indies in the absence of regular skipper Rohit Sharma....

Telstra stops 185 million scam texts reaching customers’ phones

Telstra's scam text filter has stopped a whopping 185 million scam texts from reaching its customers phones since it was launched in April. That means the filter...

UK’s Health minister Rishi Sunak quits, says ‘standards worth fighting for’

UK Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and Health Secretary Sajid Javid resigned on Tuesday, plunging Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government into crisis. Sunak, in his letter,...

Daniel Johns gets jail for drink driving, but will serve in community due to bad mental health

Rock star Daniel Johns has escaped a full time jail term after a magistrate found his life-long mental health battles had contributed to him...

Gosai Rajbari Influence : Cartier, Dhaniakhali Dhoti & Gold Polished Kangaroo Tiepin

By Indranil Halder Gosai Rajbari belongs to one of the most illustrious Goswami family and is situated in Serampore, Hoogly, West Bengal, India. Amitabha Sengupta...

Mansai: The first film in Rajbonshi language

By Indranil Halder After a gap of two years, I was delighted to attend the 2022 Sydney Film Festival and BUSINESS OF BAZ,(a conversation with...