Missing woman safe

A 69-year-old German woman who had been reported missing was found safe and well on Tuesday afternoon.

The woman, who suffers from Alzheimer’s, lives in Vila da Luz, near Lagos, and was found by GNR police.

A GNR spokesman told the Algarve Resident: “The woman’s family reported her missing on Monday afternoon and we sent 12 personnel and two sniffer dogs to search for her.

“Because of her illness, the lady had become lost in a nearby hunting reserve but has now been reunited with her family.”