The Times: Yacht Briton’s friends urge FBI to help after boyfriend blocks search

Police in the US Virgin Islands have been urged to call in the FBI to investigate the disappearance of a British tourist from her boyfriend’s yacht.

Frustration is mounting over a lack of answers from the Virgin Islands Police Department, who said yesterday that they had contacted US federal agents for “assistance” but were not believed to have asked them to lead an inquiry.

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