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Linda Groom, 66, from Ipswich, is found safe and well

PUBLISHED: 17:35 14 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:58 14 December 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police are appealing for witnesses (stock image) Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A 66-year-old woman from Ipswich who went missing this afternoon has now been found.

Linda Groom was last seen in Lower Brook Street in the town around 2pm today.

Suffolk police, which is today hosting a 24-hour Tweetathon, confirmed she had been located.

The force tweeted: “Pleased our missing person has been found safe and well.”

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