Woman and child missing in Dunedin

08:13, Feb 02 2013

A woman and a two-year-old girl are missing in Dunedin tonight, with police concerned for their safety.

Police said they were looking for a woman named Yvonne Skeet, 47, who was understood to have disappeared with the child this evening.

Skeet was described as European, of solid build and approximately 168cm tall. She is believed to be driving a Green Toyota Hilux registration number BZG532.

The child with her was also European, wearing a long pink and purple sweatshirt.

Police believe they may be in the lower South Island area and are asking for anyone with information to contact the Dunedin Central police station.