Search for missing Wellington woman continues

Sonam Shelar has been missing since Saturday.

Police have stepped up their search for missing woman Sonam Shelar, who was last seen at 8.30am on Cashmere Avenue, Khandallah, on Saturday 17 November.

"We have concerns for her safety and need people to keep an eye out for her.  It's been cold overnight and we, like her family are worried for her safety," says Detective Senior Sergeant Warwick McKee.

She is 26-years-old, of slender build and approximately 165cm tall.

"Sonam was wearing a brown jacket with fur on the hood and white, black and orange trainers. 

"Police are continuing their search for her this morning and any sightings of Sonam are appreciated."

If you have any information that could help locate Sonam please contact Wellington Police on (04) 381 2000 urgently.