Police appeal for missing Whalley woman

Police have launched an appeal after Susan Atherton went missing earlier this evening.
Police have launched an appeal after Susan Atherton went missing earlier this evening.

Police have launched an appeal for a woman who has gone missing from her home in Whalley tonight.

Susan Atherton (61) went missing from her home address on Regency Close at around 7-50pm this evening.

She is described as white, 5ft 5ins, medium build with light brown/blonde shoulder length hair.

She was wearing blue jeans, black boots and a three quarter length brown/green leather and cloth coat and is thought to be driving a black Vauxhall Corsa with the registration number PJ05MXS.

A police spokesperson said: "We are very concerned about Susan’s welfare and would urge anyone who has seen her to contact us as soon as possible.

"Anyone with information on her whereabouts can contact police on 101 quoting log 1265 of April 15th."