POLICE are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a woman who is thought to be in either Exeter or the North Devon area.

Laura Puleston, aged 26, who is from the Ilfracombe area, was last seen in Exeter on Monday, October 2.

She is described as 5ft, 5ins tall and of a medium build.

Searches and enquiries remain ongoing to locate her.

If you see Laura or know where she is, please call 999, quoting log 975 of 021023.