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Bury St Edmunds: 85-year-old woman missing from home

PUBLISHED: 18:55 16 July 2014 | UPDATED: 20:53 16 July 2014

85-year-old woman missing from Bury St Edmunds

85-year-old woman missing from Bury St Edmunds

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An 85-year-old woman who went missing from Bury St Edmunds earlier today has been found.

Police officers were contacted shortly after 5pm this afternoon to reports that 85-year-old Betty Hammond had contacted a family member to say she was lost.

Betty was in a chip shop on Old Westgate, Bury St Edmunds at around 5pm when she made the call and officers were unable to locate her.

She has now been found safe and well.

Officers have thanked members of the public for their assistance with this appeal.

A 50-year-old man from Cambridgeshire who was arrested after a fatal crash on the A140 on Tuesday will appear in court tomorrow to face dangerous driving charges.

Emergency services including firefighters, police and paramedics are at the scene of a serious crash in Lowestoft.

An Essex father who threw a corrosive liquid at a teenager outside a popular restaurant in Walton-on-the-Naze will now face years behind bars.

A jealous Suffolk man who fired a BB gun at a car after finding text messages from the vehicle’s owner on his partner’s phone has been jailed for ten months.

A group of men from London are facing drugs charges and money laundering offences after a police chase on the A14 at the weekend.

A former geography teacher from Essex says that schoolchildren should be taught more about what to do if a natural disaster occurs after getting caught up in the earthquake which hit Kos last week.

Drivers heading home from work in west Suffolk this evening could face long delays on the A11 after a lorry tipped over on the southbound carriageway near Barton Mills.

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