Missing South Shields woman found safe and well

Amanda Erickson
Amanda Erickson

A woman missing from her South Tyneside home has been found safe and well.

Amanda Erickson was last seen leaving her Mowbray Road home in South Shields at 9pm on June 12.

Her disappearance led to police to launch an appeal to find her.

Police have now confirmed the 53-year-old has now been found safe and well and thank the media and the public for their help.