The Mirror: Pals fear she is dead and blast ex-lover for putting family through hell

The best friend of Sarm Heslop has blasted the missing Brit’s lover for his refusal to help police, a year after she vanished off his yacht.

Desperate to help find her, Kate Owen had rallied behind Ryan Bane after Sarm disappeared following a night out on the paradise isle of St John in the US Virgin Islands.

But after 12 months with no sign of sailing fanatic Sarm, Kate accuses the wealthy American of putting the Heslop family through hell.

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