Police investigating the case of missing Rockhampton duo Robert Martinez and Chantel Barnett, now being treated as a homicide, believe this is the top Chantal was wearing when she went missing late February, early March.
Police investigating the case of missing Rockhampton duo Robert Martinez and Chantel Barnett, now being treated as a homicide, believe this is the top Chantal was wearing when she went missing late February, early March.

Women's clothing found at Byfield in homicide investigation

11:05am: Police are expected to talk to the media at lunchtime today.

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10.30am: POLICE say they have found two women's clothing items that may play a significant part in the homicide investigation of Chantal and Robert.

Police will continue to search Stoney Creek at Byfield today after investigators and SES officers found a women's bra and top in the area.

Inspector Darrin Shadlow could not confirm whether the items belonged to missing Rockhampton woman Chantal Barnett.

Police believe the clothing has been at the location for some time and could be crucial to the investigation.

"Police are very grateful for the overwhelming public assistance to date," Detective Senior Sergeant Scott Moon said.

"However, we once again strongly encourage anyone with information in the community to find the courage and come forward to police or call Crime Stoppers."

Police investigating the case of missing Rockhampton duo Robert Martinez and Chantel Barnett, now being treated as a homicide, believe this is the bra Chantal was wearing when she went missing late February, early March.
Police investigating the case of missing Rockhampton duo Robert Martinez and Chantel Barnett, now being treated as a homicide, believe this is the bra Chantal was wearing when she went missing late February, early March.

 

9.10am: A SEARCH is underway this morning in the Byfield area as part of Operation Lima Glitter, the homicide investigation of missing Rockhampton duo Robert Martinez and Chantal Barnett.

The pair have been missing since early March.

Last week Police announced they were treating the pair's disappearance as a double homicide.



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