Southern Daily Echo: Hunt for missing Southampton woman in US Virgin Islands goes on

A CLOSE friend of a Southampton woman missing in the US Virgin Islands says her disappearance was not reported to coastguards for nine hours.

Former air hostess Sarm Heslop, 41, has not been seen since March 8, when she vanished from a £500,000 catamaran owned by her American boyfriend, Ryan Bane.

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