POLICE searching for a missing woman from Alcester say they have found a body.

Officers appealed for help to locate missing 65-year-old Alison Lomax yesterday.

She was last seen at her home at around 6.30pm on Wednesday.

A police spokesman said: "Sadly, a body has been found as part of a search for Alison Lomax from Alcester.

"Formal identification is yet to take place but Alison's next of kin has been informed.

"The death is not being treated as suspicious."

They thanked everyone who shared the earlier appeal.