Police are searching for a woman who went missing after leaving her home north of Auckland on Friday.
Nadia Mikhaeleva, otherwise known as Nadezda Mikhaeleva, has not been seen since Thursday, February 14, police said.
The 53-year-old left her home in Manly, Whangaparoa, on Friday, February 15, and it's not known what clothing she was wearing at the time of her disappearance.
Ms Mikhaeleva has been described as being 172cm tall, of a large build and wavy, burgundy-coloured hair down to her collar.
She speaks with a Russian accent.
Ms Mikhaeleva's family and police have concerns for her safety due to her health.
Members of the public who have seen Ms Mikhaeleva or anyone fitting her description has been advised to contact Waitemata Police on (09) 488 9750, using the file reference number 190216/8400, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.