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Urgent police appeal to locate elderly woman missing from Hardwicke

Jean Simmonds. Credit: Gloucestershire Constabulary

UPDATE: Gloucestershire Constabulary have confirmed Jean has been found safe and well.

An urgent police appeal has been issued to locate an elderly woman missing from Gloucestershire.

It is believed Jean Simmonds was last seen at around 10am today (September 18).

The 86-year-old has limited mobility and police are concerned for her welfare, as her disappearance is described as out of character.

Jean is described as being 5ft 7ins tall, of a slim build with light grey short hair. When last seen she was wearing black trousers, a blue and white striped top, maroon mack, glasses and she had a handbag. Officers and the police helicopter are searching for Jean and police are appealing for anyone who has seen her to call police.

– Gloucestershire Constabulary

Anyone who sees Jean or has information regarding her whereabouts is asked to call Gloucestershire Constabulary on 101, quoting incident 193 of September 18.