NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Woman, 57, missing in Shetland found safe after search

A 57-year-old woman who was missing in Shetland has been found safe and well after a major search.

The woman, a visitor to the islands, was reported missing at about 21:00 on Thursday.

The coastguard helicopter and lifeboat joined the land and coastal search at North Roe, north of the mainland.

The woman was found at about 11:00, 14 hours after she was reported missing.

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