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Police search for missing care home resident Euphemia Clark

Euphemia Clark
Image caption Ms Clark was reported missing from a care home in Crieff early on Hogmanay

Dog units and a helicopter have been brought in to search for an 84-year-old woman who has gone missing from a care home in Perthshire.

Euphemia Clark was reported missing from Dalnaglar Care Home in Comrie Road, Crieff, at about 06:15 on Hogmanay.

The last known sighting of her is thought to have been at about 10:30 on that day in the Coldswells Road area.

Police said they were becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare.

Officers were asking local residents to check their outhouses and external buildings.

Ms Clark was described as being 5ft 6in tall, of slim to medium build, with white hair. She was believed to have had a large white handbag with her.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to contact police.

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