POLICE in East Sussex searching for a woman who has been missing since she left hospital in Hastings on Monday evening say she is safe and well.

There was concern for the safety and welfare of Summer Puttock.

Police said at the time she may have been in the Eastbourne area.

Now they have said: “We are delighted to announce that missing Summer Puttock from Hastings was found safe and well in Eastbourne. A big thank you for everyone who shared our post.”