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POLICE are growing concerned for the welfare of a missing woman.

Margaret McElligott, 46, went missing from her home in North Street, Emsworth, on Tuesday, .

She was last seen by her partner at around 8pm that evening but has not been seen by anyone since.

She is believed to have left home without any money, credit cards or other belongings. Police say it is likely she is still somewhere in the local area.

Ms McElligott is described as white, of thin build, 5ft 5in tall with blonde hair and green eyes.

She was last seen wearing black jeans. It is not known what else she was wearing.

Inspector Martin Gilholm said: ‘Maggie has been gone for some time now and we are understandably growing more concerned for her welfare.

‘We are conducting extensive enquiries to locate her and we are appealing for the public to help us in this matter.

‘If you believe you have seen Maggie McElligott we would ask you to get in touch with us as soon as possible.

‘Additionally, if Maggie sees this appeal, we would ask her to get in contact to let us know she is ok.’

Anyone with information should contact Havant police on 101 or 0845 045 45 45. Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.