19th Oct, 2017

Body found in missing Coventry warehouse worker investigation

Coventry Editorial 19th Jan, 2015 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

DETECTIVES investigating the disappearance of missing woman Sameena Imam have found a body.

Searches conducted on an allotment site off Groby Road, Leicester resulted in a body being found on Friday, January 16.

The body will be formally identified in due course and as a post mortem is underway to establish the cause of death.

Sameena, aged 34, was last seen at her place of work in the Coventry branch of Costco on Christmas Eve.

Two men, charged with her murder, appeared via videolink at Birmingham Crown Court on Tuesday, January 13 and have been remanded in custody with a provisional trial date set for the end of June.

Roger Cooper, 40, of Tile Hurst Drive, Coventry, and David Cooper, 38, of Hughenden Drive, Leicester, were arrested at their home addresses on January 7.

Her family have been informed of this development.

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