Police are appealing for help to locate a 61-year-old woman,
missing in west Auckland.
Christine Smyth was reported missing from Waitakere Hospital
at 12.30pm yesterday.
Police say she was likely to be on foot in the Henderson area
or trying to head towards Golf Road, New Lynn.
"Christine's family and police have concerns for her safety
as she may be in a confused state."
She is described as European with a fair complexion, 170cm
tall, with straight hair cut in a bob style, light brown and
grey coloured hair, with a slim build and wearing long dark
pants and a cardigan of unknown colour.
Police are asking any residents and commuters in the area to
call Henderson Police Station on 839 0600 if anyone sees her.