Urgent appeal to find missing ‘extremely vulnerable’ Hartlepool woman

Police have issued an urgent appeal to trace an “extremely vulnerable” missing woman.

Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 4:39 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th July 2019, 1:57 pm
Missing Joanne Leighton.

Joanne Leighton, 48, was last seen in central Hartlepool on Tuesday and her family last heard from her via text message at around 10pm.

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She is of medium build, around 4ft 10in tall with short brown/ grey hair and she was possibly wearing a mustard coloured coat.

Anyone who may have seen her or has any information as to her whereabouts is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101, quoting 125748.