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Helicopter joins missing Dumfries woman search

Mary Crosbie Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption Mary Crosbie was reported missing on Sunday

A search operation has been stepped up for a "vulnerable" missing woman in Dumfries.

Mary Crosbie, 63, of the Summerhill area was reported missing at about lunchtime on Sunday.

A police helicopter and dog unit have joined the search along with the Nith Inshore Rescue boat.

Ms Crosbie is about 5ft 6in tall, slim, with grey hair and a fair complexion. She wears glasses and was thought to be wearing either grey trousers or jeans.

Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption A police helicopter has joined the search for the woman missing since Sunday lunchtime

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