POLICE have found a missing woman in a Hampshire spot.

Police launched a search for the woman, who is described as vulnerable, in Warsash yesterday.

Fareham officers were looking in the Bunny Point area of Warsash, for a woman who was believed to be missing from a local address.

Specialist search and rescue officers were on the scene at the search of the woman, who has not been named.

A post on Twitter said: "Local officers are currently out in Warsash looking for a vulnerable female believed to be missing from a local address."

They then provided an update, to say that the woman had been found nearly seven hours after the search was launched.

The update said: "Thank you to all those who viewed and shared the tweet, the female has now been located."

Coastguard teams also appealed for help in finding the woman.