Missing elderly woman
A ninety four year old female has
been reported missing from the Met Life Care, Chapel Street,
Roma Holbrook ROBERTS was last seen on Chapel
Street heading south at about 3.30pm yeserday
She was wearing knee high stockings, red skirt,
white shirt with blue and green stripes and a black
cardigan. She is using a red zimmer frame with wheels.
possible sightings can be reported to Masterton Police on 06
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