A MISSING 81-year-old woman from Herefordshire has been found.

Lesley Lowther, from Ross-on-Wye, was reported missing yesterday afternoon (September 15).

The police confirmed that Ms Lowther was found safe and well, after she disappeared following a visit to Lorraine's Hair Salon in the town's Brookend Street.


The police and Ms Lowther's family had been concerned for her welfare, after she didn't return home from the salon.

In a statement earlier today (September 16), West Mercia Police said: "Thank you to everyone who helped us locate an 81-year-old woman who was reported missing from Ross-on-Wye in Herefordshire yesterday."

The force thanked those who shared its missing person appeal.