Missing Person Christchurch
At about 10.20am on Saturday the 1st of December
2012 a female went missing from the Burwood Hospital,
The female left the hospital on foot and it
is not known where she has gone to.
Of concern is that she
has a head injury and may appear confused. She also has a
tendency to walk into people's houses at random.
female is a 42 year old caucasian and answers to
Described as 5' 7'' tall with a thin build and long
Black tights and a chequered
Any sightings please contact the police on
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Gordon Campbell: On Populism And Labour 2017
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