17 Mar 2015

Blenheim woman found

11:55 am on 17 March 2015

The police have found a 71-year-old Blenheim woman, who was reported missing by her family yesterday evening.

Emine Aslankilinc

Emine Aslankilinc Photo: NZ POLICE

Emine Aslankilinc was found at the top of the Waihopai Valley, more than 40 kilometres from her home. She is Turkish and speaks very little English.

She is now safe and well and the police would like to thank the public for the information provided, which they say was instrumental in locating her this morning.