Appeal to locate woman missing from Coffs Harbour

Thursday, 25 May 2023 09:55:47 PM

Please note: An image of the missing person is available on the NSWPF social media pages.

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a woman missing from Coffs Harbour.

Vicki Sowter, aged 71, was last seen at a residence on Bryant Close, Toormina, around 4.40pm today (Thursday 25 May 2023).

When she failed to return home or make contact with family members, she was reported missing to officers from Coffs/Clarence Police District, who commenced inquiries into her whereabouts.

Police and family hold concerns for her welfare due to her living with dementia.

Vicki is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 170cm tall, medium build, brown eyes with grey hair.

She may be driving Red Mazda CX5 SUV with the NSW registration ECJ78J.

Anyone who may have seen Vicki or has information regarding her whereabouts is urged to contact Coffs/Clarence 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.