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Growing concern for missing Peterlee woman

Have you seen Linda? Credit: Cleveland police

Police are growing increasingly concerned about a woman who has not been seen since Wednesday.

Linda Keating, 65, was last seen at her home in the Lorimers Close area of Peterlee on Wednesday, July 19, at about 8am.

She was wearing a three quarter length white coat, carrying a shoulder bag and a white plastic bag.

She is of slim build, wears glasses and has short wavy hair.

Sergeant Mike Todd said:

We are becoming increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of Linda. I would urge anyone who has seen her to get in touch.”

Please call Durham Police on 101 with any information, quoting incident number 229 of July 19.

– Sergeant Mike Todd


Police update after sightings of young girl in Redcar

Redcar Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Cleveland Police received a call on Friday morning from a concerned member of the public. He said he had seen a young girl aged around 5-years-old walking along the Coast Road in Redcar.

Police in Redcar have carried out thorough investigations and searches however they have now scaled back these investigations, pending any new information coming to light.

There have been no reports of missing children in the Redcar area or any other calls relating to a missing girl.

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