Durham Police have released a new image of Pamela Jackson, who has been missing from Chester-le-Street for nearly two weeks.
Officers have extended their search for her to the River Wear, where small boats will be covering the area from Durham County Cricket Club to Fatfield. Police have also been combing gardens and a nearby nature reserve.
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