Missing 81-year-old with dementia found

Yeongpyo Hong. Photo: Police
Yeongpyo Hong. Photo: Police
An 81-year-old woman reported missing in Christchurch on Wednesday has been found safe and well.

Police appealed for help finding Yeongpyo Hong who had last been seen in the Memorial Ave area on Wednesday morning.

Hong has dementia and does not speak english.

Police said she was found safe and well on Wednesday evening.