BREAKING NEWS: Fisherman finds child’s body in Santoña in Spain where 14-year old Celia Cavia remains missing

Lifeguards rescue FOUR including two 6-year-olds off Cala Mijo beach in Spain's Águilas. Image: Ines Porada/

POLICE are working to identify a child’s body a fisherman found floating off the coast of Santoña in Cantabria early this morning while the search for 14-year old Celia Cavia who went missing in the same area continues.

The Cantabria government president Miguel Angel Revilla said in a Tweet that the body found today was a girl.

Celia was last seen at around 2.15 pm close to her high school on Thursday December 12. The authorities launched a hunt for the teenager, the maritime rescue services joining the search and drones flying over the coastal area.

Her backpack was reportedly found next to the sea.

Cecia is tall and blond and has blue eyes. She was wearing a grey hooded coat at the time of her disappearance.

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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