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Christchurch Police is urgently asking for the public’s assistance and any information regarding missing 85-year-old woman Shirley Warrington.
Authorities said to the press that the last known location she was seen at was Main South Road in Rolleston at around 7.30pm, Saturday.
She has health issues, and concerns have been raised about her welfare.
It is believed that she may be in the Ferrymead, Heathcote or Horotane Valley Road areas.
Residents have been asked to check their properties, including bushes; tree lines and outbuildings.
Search and Rescue team members were deployed in the area Monday afternoon to search in areas in the public.
Assistance from the public would speed up and help teams potentially locate where she may be.
It was noted Shirley may be in a state of disorientation or confusion. She reportedly is not dressed for the cold wintery weather.
Anyone who has any information is asked to call 111 and quote event number P047149632.
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