Man arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull student Libby Squire

Libby Squires. Photo provided by Humberside Police.
Libby Squires. Photo provided by Humberside Police.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire.

21-year-old Libby was reported missing in the early hours of Friday, February 1 after a night out in Hull with friends.

Her body was recovered from the Humber Estuary six weeks after she disappeared on Wednesday, March 20.

Humberside police released a statement today which said that a 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

He is currently being questioned by detectives.

A police spokesperson said: "Libby’s family continue to receive support from specially trained officers and have been updated on the investigation."