Missing woman, Port Douglas

Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a woman reported missing from Port Douglas, Queensland Police say.

71-year-old Lipping Zhou (pictured below) was last seen yesterday (August 9) at around 10pm at a residence on Murphy Street but hasn’t been seen or contacted anyone since.

Emergency services, including a helicopter and ground assets are currently searching the area and request that the public check their yards for Lipping.

Concerns are held for her welfare as she has a medical condition.

She is described as being Asian in appearance, of slim build, around 140cms tall with short black hair.

Anyone that may have seen her is being urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers.

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