Appeal to locate missing woman from Blue Mountains

Wednesday, 04 January 2023 02:31:01 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a woman missing from the Blue Mountains.

Jennifer Shearer, aged 54, was last seen mid-afternoon yesterday (Tuesday 3 January 2023) on the Great Western Highway at Lithgow near Erin’s Outdoor Centre.

Police have been told she may have entered a vehicle – believed to be a silver Mazda – with an unknown older female.

When she could not be located, officers attached to Chifley Police District were notified and commenced inquiries into her whereabouts.

Jennifer is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 160cm-165cm tall with medium build and dark shoulder-length hair.

She was last seen wearing a white long sleeved shirt, jeans, black sandals and a shopping bag with a dog design.

Anyone with information into her whereabouts is urged to call police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.