A hunt has begun for a woman who has gone missing from hospital in Truro.

Police are asking for the help of members of public in finding Julie Turner.

She went missing from the Royal Cornwall Hospital at Trelike at around 11pm yesterday.

Julie is described as a white female aged 39, around 5ft 6in tall and of medium build, with shoulder length blonde hair.

She was last seen wearing a floral print dress and a black jacket.

Anyone who thinks they might have seen her or knows where she might be is asked to call police on 101, quoting log reference 0954 of 22/09/2017.