Police ask for help as they search for Newcastle woman 'missing from Stoke-on-Trent'

Police are searching for a missing Newcastle woman, who was last seen on Friday, May 17.

The woman, named Claire, was last seen in Stoke-on-Trent at around 3pm. Officers searching for the 44-year-old are urging members of the public to be on the look-out and call them with any sightings.

A spokesman for Staffordshire Police said: "Can you help us find 44-year-old Claire, from Newcastle-under-Lyme?

"She is missing from Stoke-on-Trent and we are concerned for her welfare. She was last seen at around 3pm on 17th May.

"She is described as a white female, with brown hair. She was last seen wearing glasses, but her clothing is unknown at this time.

"If you've seen Claire or know of her whereabouts, please call us on 101 quoting incident 0589 of 17th May."