Police search for missing vulnerable woman

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A ‘vunlerable’ 45-year-old woman has gone missing from the Cleveland area.

Cleveland Police are urgently seeking the whereabouts of Josephine Cowie who went missing in the early hours of this morning.

Josephine was last seen at the University Hospital of North Tees at 3am. She is described as vulnerable and police would like to trace her as a matter of urgency.

She is white and has black hair, which is tied up. She was last seen wearing a light coloured tracksuit top, dark jeans and black flip flops.

It is believed that Josephine has links to the Durham area and she could be heading back to the area.

Anyone who may have seen her or anyone who may know of her whereabouts is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101.