Police search for missing woman

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing woman.

Sunday, 14th February 2016, 7:00 am
Updated Sunday, 14th February 2016, 7:10 am
Margaret MacDermott

Margaret Mary MacDermott, 50, was last seen at her home on Bolbec Road, Fenham, Newcastle, late on Friday evening.

She is believed to have travelled to Newcastle Quayside in her blue Renault Captur which was found parked on Broad Chare.

Officers have been carrying out inquiries to find Margaret but are now appealing for the public's help to try to trace her.

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Police said this is completely out of character for Margaret and they and her family are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.

She is described as around 5ft2in tall, of slim build with short grey hair and glasses. It is believed she may have been wearing dark trousers and a black hooded top.

If you have seen Margaret, or have any information about where she may be, contact police on 101 quoting reference 782 13/02/16.