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05th May 2022

Police concerned after pregnant Irish woman and her family go missing

Kat O'Connor

The missing mother is pregnant with her third child.

Police in Manchester are concerned about a missing Irish family.

According to reports, Charlene and Martin Collins are currently missing.

Their two children, Martin (3) and Kathleen (2) are also missing.

Police are greatly concerned for Charlene because she is heavily pregnant.

The family has not been seen since April 22nd.

It is believed they were last seen around Rochdale Road in Manchester last month.

According to police, the family recently moved to Manchester.

Police investigating the family’s disappearance believe they may have traveled south.


However, they have urged anyone who has seen the family to contact the police immediately.

Police stated: “They speak with strong Irish accents, and possibly could have left the Manchester area.

“They are originally from Ireland.”

Police confirmed the family recently arrived in Manchester but may have left the area.

“They could have traveled down south.”

“They have connections to Liverpool, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Suffolk, and now the North West.”

“If you have any information please call PC Helen McNeill on 07584 224 903.

You can also contact PC Dave Frame on 07393781595 or 0161 856 4024.