This 77-year-old woman is missing from Gorton - her family is 'extremely worried' about her

By Ashlie Blakey

UPDATE: Police said Elizabeth has now been found safe and well.

The family of a 77-year-old woman who is missing from Gorton is 'extremely worried' about her, police said in an appeal.

Elizabeth Ruane was last seen on Mount Road on Monday (January 11).

She is described as being 5ft 4in tall with dark hair.

She walks with a crutch and cannot walk far, police said, so may have used a bus for transport.

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Elizabeth is well-known in the Gorton area.

In an appeal posted on Facebook, a GMP spokesperson said that her family is 'extremely worried as she has never been missing before'.

Officers - who are 'becoming increasingly concerned' - are now appealing for help to find her.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts should contact police on 0161 856 4024 OR PC Helen McNeill on 07584 224 903 or PC Dave Frame on 07393 781 595.

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