Have you seen missing Carol? She may be in Kent

If you have any information about Carol Worthington's whereabouts please contact South Yorkshire Police Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Kent Police have issued an appeal for the public to help find a woman who has gone missing from her home in Sheffield.

There is increasing concern for the safety and welfare of Carol Worthington, aged 59, who was last seen at about 8.30am on Tuesday 13th December in the Newfield Green area of Sheffield. South Yorkshire Police believe she may now be in Kent.

Detectives have described Carol as being about 5ft 6ins tall, with a frail thin build and blonde hair. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black coat and a beige knitted hat.

Anyone with information can contact the South Yorkshire force by telephoning 101, quoting incident number 1134 of 13 December 2016.