POLICE have thanked the public for their help after a missing woman was found safe and well.

Nomusa Khumalo was reported missing at 5.42pm on Friday after last being seen at an address on Wheatfield Close, in Ovingham.

An investigation was launched to trace her, and on Saturday officers located Nomusa after members of the public came forward with information.

Superintendent Karl Wilson said: "I want to thank everyone who shared the appeal and everyone who called us to report possible sightings. Your help has been imperative to our search efforts."