Fears for missing woman, 91

91 year old Anna Stewart went missing from her home in Seaton Ross near York this morning Credit: North Yorkshire Police

Police are geting increasingly worried for a 91 year old woman who has gone missing from her home near York.

Anna Stewart was last seen walking to get a bus in Seaton Ross at around 6:30am today.

Searches are currently being carried out across the East Riding, North Yorkshire and Cleveland.

Inspector David Braysmith, from Humberside Police said: “Mrs Stewart has only been a resident in the area since December 2012, previously living in Skelton, Teeside for over 60-years.

“Even though Mrs Stewart is in relatively good health, she has been diagnosed with the early stages of dementia and her family are anxious to know her whereabouts and know she is safe and well."