UPDATE: 3/8/2021 Police have confirmed Melanie has now been found

Can you help police find missing Melanie Hayman from Chandlers Ford?

The 40-year-old was last seen sometime after 8am on Thursday leaving her home on Park Road.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Police said: "We, along with Melanie’s family, are growing increasingly concerned for her safety and are now asking the general public to report any sightings to us.

"Melanie is described as white, approx. 5foot 2inches tall, of slim build and with brown hair half way down her back.

"It’s believed she may be wearing white trainers with a flash of pink on them and be carrying a black Addidas rucksack.

"If you have seen Melanie today, please call us on 101 quoting incident 44210301363."

Dial 999 in the event of an emergency.