CCTV released of missing woman Pau Kim Lau
Dated: 15 May 2014
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Police searching for a missing Newcastle woman have identified new CCTV footage of her.
Pau Kim Lau, 36, was reported missing from her home at Molineux Court, in Byker, on Friday, May 2.
CCTV from Molineux Court showed her leaving her home at around 5.50pm that evening.
Further CCTV footage obtained by officers shows her in nearby Warwick Street at around 6pm and then walking to Stoddart Street, where she is seen near the Tesco store at around 6pm.
Officers are appealing for anyone who might have seen her in Warwick Street, Stoddart Street or any of the surrounding areas on Friday, May 2 to get in contact as soon as possible with any information.
Newcastle Area Commander, Chief Superintendent Laura Young, said: "We have footage of Pau Kim leaving Molineux Court at 5.50pm and through enquiries we have found further footage showing her walking in Warwick Street and Stoddart Street and outside of the Tesco store.
"She has made this journey on foot and I'd ask anyone who was in those areas on May 2 to think back to whether they might have seen Pau Kim walking in the area.
"We are checking the route for any more CCTV cameras on local businesses and people's homes. If anyone in the area has CCTV cameras on their property and has footage from Friday May 2 I'd ask that they check it and if they find anything they think could help us then get in touch.
"I'd urge Pau Kim to get in touch with her family, police, or any of her friends and let them know she is safe. I'd urge anyone who knows where Pau Kim is to let us know as soon as possible, her family are incredibly worried and concerned for her safety and they just want to know that she is OK.
Pau Kim Lau is described as 5ft 4ins tall of slim build with black hair, brown eyes and a pale complexion. She has a curled fourth finger on her right hand.
When last seen she was wearing blue jeans, a grey hooded top under a brown leather jacket and brown shoes. She also wore a red hat and grey gloves.
She was wearing thick rimmed black glasses, with particularly thick black arms that were quite noticeable.
Anyone who sees Pau Kim or has information about her whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 1335 02/05/14.