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Police searching for missing girl (5) believed to be with her fugitive father

Molly Owens is thought to be with Brian Owens who has a warrant out for his arrest
Molly Owens is thought to be with Brian Owens who has a warrant out for his arrest

The search for a missing five-year-old girl, believed to be with her father who is wanted by police, has entered its second day.

Molly Owens is thought to be with Brian Owens, 26, who has a warrant out for his arrest.

Owens failed to turn up at Caernarfon Magistrates' Court in North Wales on Friday for sentencing. North Wales Police have not said what offences he had committed.

Molly is described as having collar-length blonde hair and blue eyes. She sometimes wears pink glasses. It is not known what she is wearing at the time she disappeared.

Brian Owens is described as being 5ft 9in and of slim build. He has short brown hair and blue eyes.

Inquiries are continuing and North Wales Police are in contact with colleagues at British Transport Police and neighbouring forces.

Chief Inspector Sharon McCairn, of North Wales Police, said: "We are concerned for Molly's whereabouts and are appealing to anybody who may have information to contact us.

"Equally, I am issuing a direct appeal for Brian Owens to make contact with us to let us know that both he and Molly are safe and well."

Anybody with information is asked to contact North Wales Police, quoting reference number V113559.