Police in Spain search for missing Irish girl

Sat, Jan 5, 2008, 00:00

Police in Spain are investigating the disappearance of an Irish teenage girl (15) who has not been seen since New Year's Day.

It is understood that Amy Fitzpatrick left a friend's house to walk home at about 10pm on 1 January.

The teenager is originally from Dublin but moved to Calahonda, between Marbella and Fuengirola, with her family a number of years ago.

Police helicopters have been searching nearby waste ground and hills.