UPDATE: Woman released on bail in connection with Cambs mum’s disappearance

A WOMAN arrested in connection with the disappearance of a Cambridgeshire mum has been released on bail.

The 39-year-old was arrested on Friday on suspicion of assisting an offender by officers investigating the whereabouts of Vitalija Baliutaviciene, 29.

She has been bailed to return to Thorpe Wood Police Station on October 6.

A 46-year-old man arrested on suspicion of kidnap and murder on Wednesday remains in custody in Lithuania.

Detectives investigating the disappearance of 29-year-old Vitalija remain open minded as to whether she is still alive.


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Police have also released details of a vehicle they want to track the movements of on Friday, August 12, the day Vitalija went missing.

It is a light green Mercedes Vito van, registration number ANU 666. The vehicle is registered in Lithuania so features a blue sticker with the letters LT on the number plate.

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Det Insp Martin Brunning said: “We are releasing details of a vehicle because we are keen to trace its movements on the morning of August 12.

“It is a light green Mercedes Vito van, registration ANU 666. We are keen to find out where this vehicle was between 5am and 10am on that morning, the day Vitalija went missing.

“This is a very distinctive registration and I’m sure people will remember if they saw it. I would urge people to think back to that morning three weeks ago. Did you see the van? Where was it? Was it being driven or was it parked up? If you have seen a vehicle matching this description, please call police.

“Any information, no matter how small, could help find Vitalija.”

Anyone with any information should call Det Insp Brunning on 0345 456 456 4 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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